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Navy Ship Named for Pioneering Alum

 

eNews: 10/19/10, Charles Drew '26

Charles R. Drew ’26, has a house on campus named after him, as well as a society. Further afield, several schools, a university and a bridge also bear his name. Now the gifted African-American athlete and pioneering surgeon who discovered the chemical method for preserving blood has a Navy ship named for him.

 

 

January 19, 2010 e-News

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