Special Report

The 11 Newest Military Bases in the US

Source: usnavy / Flickr

1. Naval Station Everett
> Year opened: 1994
> Location: Everett, Washington
> Total active-duty personnel: 2,576
> Military branch: Navy

NS Everett was selected as an ideal location on the West Coast for homeporting a naval battle group. The base is currently the home port of seven guided missile destroyers, including the USS John McCain, and two Coast Guard ships used for patrolling the Northwest coast and tending to navigational buoys.

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