A future aircraft carrier will be named after Navy hero Doris "Dorie" Miller Yesterday, the U.S. Navy broke from convention, naming an aircraft carrier after Ship’s Cook Third Class Doris “Dorie” Miller , a humble, enlisted naval hero of no particular political achievement. In recent memory, naming honors for modern U.S. carriers—the centerpieces of the U.S. Fleet—were reserved for the maritime elite: U.S. Presidents, congressmen, or admirals. A few more were named for America’s […]