US Navy LCS-9 bids fond farewell to Buffalo By Marian Hetherly • Dec 20, 2017 Marian Hetherly / WBFO News After 17 days at Canalside, the new USS Little Rock LCS-9 has set sail for warmer waters. It left Buffalo's inner harbor Wednesday on its way to the combat ship's home base of Mayport, FL. Listen Listening... / 1:36 WBFO's Marian Hetherly reports live from Buffalo's waterfront. Great Lakes museum looking for WWII Navy pilots By Elizabeth Miller • Nov 3, 2016 The head of the National Museum of the Great Lakes is on a quest. He’s trying to locate Navy pilots who trained on Lake Michigan during World War II. It’s a little known chapter of the lake’s history. Listen Listening... / Elizabeth Miller reports. USS Basilone, named for Buffalo native, will sail again By Associated Press • Aug 17, 2016 Congressional Medal of Honor Society A U.S. Navy destroyer will once again bear the name of a World War II Marine hero with connections to Buffalo. New USS Little Rock to be commissioned in Buffalo By Chris Caya • Apr 26, 2016 USS Little Rock Commissioning Committee An historic event is in the works for the USS. Little Rock at the Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park.