USS Winston S. Churchill is a destroyer, based in Norfolk, Va. It is the only U.S. Navy vessel in active service named after a foreign dignitary. The ship is named in honor of Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill (1874-1965), best known for his courageous leadership as the British Prime Minister during World War II.:

USS Winston S.Churchill, an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer of the United States Navy and the only USN ship to be named after a non-American dignetary

Love this shot of the USS Wisconsin Norfolk, Virginia - 2007

The battleship USS Wisconsin makes a very intimidating backdrop, at the end of this street in Norfolk, Virginia. My dad was in the navy , stationed here when I was little !

USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) during its commissioning ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk

USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) during its commissioning ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk

NORFOLK (Dec. 20, 2012) The aircraft carriers USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69), USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77), USS Enterprise (CVN 65), USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75), and USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) are in port at Naval Station Norfolk, Va., the world's largest naval station.

Home sweet home: four Nimitz-class aircraft carriers resting at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, which coincidentally is the largest naval base in the world.

Here's a rare sight: four out of the ten Nimitz-class aircraft carriers—the largest warships ever built—plus an Enterprise-class carrier docked together. They are resting at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, which coincidentally is the largest naval base in the world. Look at all that engineering and firepower. And it's only half of the Nimitz fleet!

This Is Why the US Navy Is the Most Formidable Naval Force In the World

Waiting for the AXE: four out of the ten Nimitz-class aircraft carriers—the largest warships ever built—plus an Enterprise-class carrier docked together. And it's only half of the Nimitz fleet!

Donald Trump participates in the commissioning ceremony of the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R Ford at Naval Station in Norfolk, Virginia.

Donald Trump attacks press as Russia scandal swirls around Jeff Sessions

Donald Trump participates in the commissioning ceremony of the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R Ford at Naval Station in Norfolk, Virginia.

Puskos is a 15-pound powerhouse who patrols for drugs at Naval Station Norfolk, the world's largest naval base.

Smallest Military Dog Makes Big Impact on Largest Naval Base

Puskos is a powerhouse who patrols for drugs at Naval Station Norfolk, the world's largest naval base.

USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75) departs Norfolk Naval Base to conduct training at sea. This shot is NOT doctored up. (US Navy Photo)  Z

USS Harry S. Truman departs Norfolk Naval Base to conduct training at sea. This shot is NOT doctored up. (US Navy Photo). James' ship prior to Pearl Harbor!

Rare occurrence at Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk, VA. - Aircraft Carriers - USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) - USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73) - USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71) - USS ENTERPRISE (CVN-65) - USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN-69)

It is uncommon for this many Nuclear Aircraft Carriers to all be in port at one time.

Sailors man the rails on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) as the ship arrives at Naval Station Norfolk

my husband is thereeee (: Sailors man the rails on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN as the ship arrives at Naval Station Norfolk

Military ships between Portsmouth and Norfolk, VA

Military ships on Naval Station base between Portsmouth and Norfolk, VA 1984

Commander Janice G. Smith became the first Jamaican-born to command a US Navy Destroyer when she assumed command of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) during a ceremony held at Naval Station Norfolk, May 2, 2016.

Commander Janice G. Smith, First Jamaican-born, to Command a US Navy Destroyer

Built in 1762, Norfolk Naval Shipyard, often called the Norfolk Navy Yard is a U.S. Navy facility in Portsmouth, Virginia, for building, remodeling, and repairing the Navy's ships. It's the oldest and largest industrial facility that belongs to the U.S. NavyLocated on the Elizabeth RiverThe name was changed from Gosport Shipyard in 1862.

USS Harry S Truman in the Elizabeth River near Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Nimitz-class aircraft carrier Displacement: long tons short tons) Length: Overall: feet m) Waterline: feet m) Beam: Overall: 252 ft m) Waterline: 134 ft m) Draft:

A repülőgép-hordozó USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) indul Naval Station Norfolk menetrend szerinti telepítési on március 11, 2015

Stunning pictures of America's aircraft carriers

The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN departs Naval Station Norfolk for a scheduled deployment on March 2015

The giant aircraft carrier is assisted by tugboats into its home port at Norfolk Naval Station, Virginia, in May 2003, before heading to the...

USS Theodore Roosevelt gets 600,000 gallons of jet fuel while at sea

The giant aircraft carrier is assisted by tugboats into its home port at Norfolk Naval Station, Virginia, in May before heading to the.

Tour the Naval Station Norfolk. NAS is the largest naval base in the world.

What to Do Around the Norfolk Naval Base

Tour the Naval Station Norfolk. NAS is the largest naval base in the world.

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