Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

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Lackawaxen

River in northeast Pennsylvania; Indian word meaning where the rivers fork.

Launched as Lackawapen 19 May 1913, AO-82 was renamed Lackawaxen 23 September and again Cahaba (q.v.) 4 November before commissioning 14 January

Published: Tue Jul 28 19:13:28 EDT 2015