Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

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York

An industrial city, the seat of government of a county of the same name, in southern Pennsylvania, some 23 miles south of Harrisburg.

Chester (CL-1) (q.v.) was renamed York on 10 July 1928 to free the name Chester for heavy cruiser CA-27.

Published: Thu Nov 05 09:13:18 EST 2015