Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

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C-Champion (SSV)

The first U.S. Navy ship to carry the name.

(SSV; displacement 2,106; length 220’; beam 56’; draft 16.5’; speed 12 knots; complement 14 + 30 sponsor)

C-Champion is chartered by the Military Sealift Command (MSC) and is contractor-operated.

In 2014, C-Champion supported Naval Special Warfare Command requirements.

C-Champion
C-Champion, in this undated view. (U.S. Navy Photograph, Military Sealift Command website).

Detailed history pending.

Christopher B. Havern Sr.

8 December 2015

Published: Thu Feb 18 13:17:30 EST 2016