DDG 119
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The Delbert D. Black (DDG 119) is the 69th Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer and the first ship in the United States Navy named in honor of Delbert D. Black (1922-2000), the first Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON).

June 1, 2016 The keel authentication ceremony for DDG 119 was held at Ingalls Operations shipyard in Pascagoula, Miss.

September 8, 2017 The Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Delbert D. Black was launched from a floating dry-dock and moored at Ingalls West Bank Yard South Wharf.

November 4, PCU Delbert D. Black was christened during a 10 a.m. CDT ceremony at Ingalls West Bank in Pascagoula, Mississippi. Mrs. Ima J. Black, wife of the ship's namesake, served as sponsor of the ship.