Crest of USS Milwaukee unveiled, ship now under construction

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- Milwaukee dignitaries and members of the United States Navy unveiled the crest of the USS Milwaukee at the Discovery World museum on Tuesday, May 14th.

The USS Milwaukee is being built in Marinette right now. It will be one of the Navy’s 55 Littoral Combat Ships (LCS) -- and bear the name of Milwaukee.

Within the crest, there are multiple symbols that represent elements of Milwaukee. They include: