House passes bill to honor first World War II City

first_img Local Historian Wilbur Jones has been working with the congressman to recognize Wilmington and other cities for their contributions during World War II.If the bill becomes law, each year, a new city will receive the designation.The bill now heads to the Senate. Liberty ship Zebulon B. Vance on riverafter launch at NC Shipbuilding Co. with tugboat on left. (Photo: Wommack) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The push to get Wilmington honored as “an American World War II City” is one step closer to reality.Congressman David Rouzer’s bill has passed the House.- Advertisement – last_img

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