McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

January 6, 2012

Peter Nilsen to be Captain of the USS Cole

By Jeanne LeFlore
Staff Writer

McALESTER — On Friday Commander Peter Nilsen, a 1980 Mcalester High School graduate, will take the helm as Captain of the USS Cole. The Change of Command ceremony will be held at 9 a.m. aboard the ship. For more on the story see today's edition of the News-Capital or click the Smart Edition link. Contact Jeanne LeFlore at