Submarine USS Boise wins award for battle readiness

The nuclear-powered Los Angeles-class submarine Boise has been named one of the winners in the 2012 Battle Efficiency competition.

The Norfolk-based sub is led by Cmdr. Brian Sittlow. One vessel from each submarine squadron in the Atlantic Fleet is recognized annually, according to a news release.

The Battle “E” awards are presented by the commodore of each squadron to the submarine under their command that has demonstrated the highest level of battle readiness during the evaluation year.

Source – Pilot online

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