New warship bears name of Zumwalt, Navy reformer who fought racism and sexism

  • Article by: DAVID SHARP , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 11, 2014 - 11:15 AM

BATH, Maine — Bud Zumwalt took what he learned during the tumultuous 1960s with him when he became the nation's youngest chief of naval operations, earning a reputation as a reformer who fought racism and sexism and worked to improve the lives of sailors.

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