Navy League Minnesota
October 17 & 18, 2015, hosted by both the Minnesota Vikings and Minnesota Gophers - same stadium, same recognition! Visit funded by Navy League Minnesota.
Money donated from Northern Tier, Hubbard Broadcasting, Federal Premium, and Mississippi Welding!
Crew of USS Minnesota SSN 783 on the sidelines at
Gopher Nebraska football game!
Mid-first quarter recognition with 52,000 providing a standing
ovation to the crew of USS Minnesota SSN 783.
Gophers Nebraska October 17, 2015
Thank you Golden Gophers for honoring
the United States Navy
The Viking represents our European heritage
The color blue in the image of Minnesota represents the lakes of our state and the oceans USS MINNESOTA will travel
The color maroon represents the University of Minnesota
The three stars in the anchor chains represent the three ships named MINNESOTA
The star in the helmut of the Viking represents the North Star
The color blue in the anchor links represent the color in the state flag of Minnesota
The fish in the bow of the submarine represents the Walleye, the state fish of Minnesota
The Latin motto reads 'From the North, Power'
CDR Brian Tanaka, CO - USS Minnesota,
Chief of the Boat Steven Williams, USS Minnesota, with
Minnesota Vikings Senior VP Lester Bagley.
Vikings Chiefs game - Vikings WIN!