US Navy

Mass Comm. Specialist 1st Class Chris Liaghat / U.S. Navy photo

One University at Buffalo doctor is looking at how schools can learn lessons from a COVID-19 outbreak aboard a warship in the Pacific Ocean.


Michael Mroziak, WBFO

A Buffalo native who now serves as Commandant of the Naval District in Washington, D.C. is in Western New York, where he will help welcome 20 new sailors into the Navy during his stay.

Thomas O'Neil-White

Tommy Zurhellen has gone through five pairs of shoes, two walking sticks and two toenails to make it to Buffalo. With a little over 300 miles to go before he reaches his destination of Poughkeepsie, the journey is now mind over matter for the Gulf War veteran.

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.

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.


USS Basilone, named for Buffalo native, will sail again

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

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.