American Legion Hosts Sailors From A Sub Named South Dakota

Crew members from a new U-S Navy submarine that will carry the name of South Dakota took questions from interested parties at the American Legion in Pierre Thursday night. Justin Lee from Pensacola, Florida will serve as a Fire Control Technician, Seamen on the South Dakota….

It’s Lee’s first visit to South Dakota…

Lee and his three shipmates are getting to know South Dakota through the efforts of the USS South Dakota Christening Commission. He says what he’s learning will carry through on board the vessel…

Lee will also go pheasant hunting for the first time during the Governor’s Pheasant Hunt this weekend…

Lee says the people he’s met in South Dakotans have embraced the crew and have made them feel like family.