The gift that has kept on giving – BRP Quezon

BRP Manuel L. Quezon (70), August 2009, off Indonesia
BRP Manuel L. Quezon (70), August 2009, off Bitung and off Manado, Indonesia
Pictures and text by MICHAEL NITZ – Naval Press Service

BRP Quezon is one of the oldest ships worldwide in active navy service. The corvette originally commissioned for the US Navy in February 1944 and was later transferred to the Philippine Navy in 1967. Built by Associated Shipbuilders in Seattle, she has seen a wide variety of fit-outs and duties.Continue reading