Advertisements

COMMANDING OFFICER RECOGNIZES KELVIN HULETT

The commanding Officer of USS NOTH DAKOTA (SSN-784) Commander Mike Hollenbach at a January 13th morning  meeting of the Executive Committee of the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce presented Chamber President Kelvin Hulett with a ship’s plaque, a photo and a letter of thanks.  The presentation was made on behalf of Commander Hollenbach and his crew by USS North Dakota Committee Chairman Bob Wefald.   The occasion for the presentation was the departure of Hulett from his position with the Chamber to a new job at the Bank of North Dakota.  As President of the Chamber Hulett contributed significantly to the accomplishment of our goal of having a second ship named for the state of North Dakota, and of reaching diligently to assure very successful events surrounding the commissioning of our boat!

Kelvin accepts the ship’s plaque.

IMG_0759

Reading the letter from Commander Hollenbach.

IMG_0764

The iconic photo of NOTH DAKOTA coming out of the hangar after her final build.

IMG_0771

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: