“Faces of the Fleet” takes a look at YOUR Navy operating forward. These images represent the greatest Sailors in the greatest Navy in the world leading from the deck plates, and completing missions around the globe. This is your fleet and these are your Sailors! Hooyah, Navy!!
Quartermaster 3rd Class Joshua Rozier hauls up a "Day Shape" as the amphibious dock-landing ship USS Gunston Hall (LSD 44) prepares to anchor. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jonathan Sunderman/Released)
Musician 3rd Class Steve Lamonica, assigned to the U.S. Pacific Fleet Band, performs at Catbalogan City Park during the wrap up of Pacific Partnership 2012 in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Roadell Hickman/Released)
Chief Machinist's Mate James Oden, left, a facilitator in the USS Chief fire fighting trainer at Recruit Training Command, instructs recruits to state their names and division before leaving the confidence chamber in the trainer. (U.S. Navy photo by Scott A. Thornbloom/Released)
U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Catherine Adler, assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65), swims the 50-meter freestyle during a Rim of the Pacific Exercise (RIMPAC) international swim meet. (Department of Defense photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Michael R. Holzworth/Released)
Gunner's Mate 2nd Class William McClane fires an M240G light machine gun during a crew served weapons shoot aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Paul Kelly/Released)
Airman Yang Minyu, assigned to the Patriots of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 140, services the nitrogen for an EA-6B Prowler aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class DJ Revell/Released)
Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd Class Scott Segel sets up dual .50-caliber machine guns prior to a live-fire exercise on the fantail of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Will Tyndall/Released)