Memorial Day brings veterans’ reflections, visit of historical Naval ship


John Paul Jones is the third Arleigh Burke-class, guided-missile destroyer and the first ship of its class homeported on the West Coast. The ship’s mission is to conduct prompt and sustained operations at sea in support of U.S. national interests. The ship is named in honor of Naval hero John Paul Jones. It will anchor in full view off the Malibu Pier the weekend of June 10-12.