Welcome aboard the official website of the USS Fort Worth Support Committee! The Committee exists to support crew members and their families by providing resources that increase the sailors’ quality of life and enhance morale and welfare while deployed away from their families. The Committee also provides financial assistance to families and outfits the Ship’s shore spaces with Cowtown-themed memorabilia, among other activities.
Residents of Fort Worth, we need you! This website exists as a conduit for information, and to share pictures and video of the ship, news and events, opportunities to get involved with and learn more about the ship as well as purchase commemorative items or support the ship through a tax deductible donation. If you do not find what you are looking for, we’d love to get your questions answered and find the best way for you to get connected with the ship and her crews. Please reach out to us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BREAKING NEWS: As of 1200 (PST), 17 November, Commander Bridgewater informs us, the USS Fort Worth (LCS3) has departed San Diego for Southeast Asia! The ship will be deployed for the next 16 months with crews rotating on every 4 months. Top priorities will be drills to test Fort Worth ‘s mine countermeasures (MCM) capability and deployment of the MQ-8B Fire Scout. Read more…
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USS Fort Worth Launched
News articles regarding the USS Fort Worth’s launch:
- USS Fort Worth to carry a bit of its namesake city
- Lockheed Martin-led Team Launches Nation’s Third Littoral Combat Ship (external link to the Lockheed Martin LCS Team website)
- Local dignitaries will help launch USS Fort Worth in Wisconsin