Anchors Aweigh: USS Beloit Launched

May 8, 2022

(Marinette, WI) John Liesveld, APG

Saturday morning, only an instant after the four Fincantieri Marinette Marine (FMM) triggermen unleashed Newton’s Laws of Motion, a momentum driven by gravity and the tremendous culmination of history, heritage, people and collaboration sent the 388-foot USS Beloit into the Menominee River.