R 231310Z JUN 15
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
SUBJ/USS ARIZONA MEMORIAL TROPHY WINNER//
AMPN/REF A is OPNAVINST 3590.11F, The Arleigh Burke Fleet Trophy/
Marjorie Sterrett Battleship Fund Award/USS ARIZONA Memorial Trophy.//
RMKS/1. It is an honor to announce USS PHILIPPINE SEA (CG 58) as the
calendar years 2013 and 2014 USS ARIZONA Memorial Trophy winner.
2. The USS ARIZONA Memorial Trophy is awarded biennially to the ship
achieving the greatest combat readiness in strike warfare, surface fire
support, and anti-surface warfare.
3. USS PHILIPPINE SEA's (CG 58) accomplishments are a testament to the
professionalism and dedication of her crew and set a combat readiness
benchmark for all to emulate. Your hard work and commitment to excellence
embody the fighting spirit of USS ARIZONA and are deserving of this
4. Released by Vice Admiral J. F. Caldwell, Jr., Director, Navy Staff.//