U.S. Navy honors legacy of Alexandrian Francis C. Hammond

Clubs and Organizations

March 27, 2018


The U.S. Navy is commemorating the 65-year anniversary of the sacrifice made by Alexandria resident and local middle school namesake Francis C. Hammond.  Hammond, who was born in Alexandria on Nov. 9, 1931, was training to be a pharmacist when the Korean War broke out in 1950. He enlisted in the Navy and became a […]