USS GEORGIA (SSGN 729)

Return to Service

Welcome to the USS GEORGIA (SSGN 729) Return to Service web site sponsored by the Camden - Kings Bay Council of the Navy League of the U.S., The Camden Partnership, the Camden County (GA) Chamber of Commerce, and the Naval Submarine League - Atlantic Southeast Chapter..

A ceremony to welcome the USS GEORGIA Return to Service as a Guided Missile Submarine (SSGN), following her conversion from a Ballistic Missile Submarine (SSBN), was held aboard Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay on Friday, March 28, 2008. Several thousand people - including national, state and local dignitaries - were on hand for this unique and memorable ceremony welcoming the USS GEORGIA and her crew to her new home in Camden County, Georgia.

This site honors the history of the USS GEORGIA, commemorates its Return to Service and the many activities leading up to the ceremony, and recognizes the people most responsible for returning the USS GEORGIA (SSGN 729) to its rightful home.