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Ima Black signs a photo of the future Guided-Missile Destroyer (DDG 119), named after her late husband, Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Delbert D. Black.
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WASHINGTON (March 13, 2015) Ima Black signs a photo of the future Guided-Missile Destroyer (DDG 119), named after her late husband, Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Delbert D. Black. Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Ray Mabus officially released the name of DDG 119 as the future USS Delbert D. Black, which is the first U.S Navy ship to be named after a Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy, and honors the legacy of service of the Navy's first MCPON, Delbert D. Black. Also in attendance at the United States Navy Memorial was MCPON Mike Stevens. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Martin L. Carey/Released)

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