“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!!
Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class Devon Marohl, from Oshkosh, Wis., cleans parts from a .50-caliber machine gun aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Hue City (CG 66). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Darien G. Kenney/Released)
Yeoman 3rd Class Timothy Crowell, from Portland, Ore., records the course and speed of the guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) as the ship prepares for a replenishment-at-sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Deven B. King/Released)
Family and friends wait for the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65) to arrive so they can welcome their loved ones home from an eight-month deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Alice C. Hall/Released)
Pilots from the Shadowhawks of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 141 enter their EA-18G Growler prior to flight operations aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Alexander W. Cabrall/Released)
Aerogropher’s Mate Airman William Surles, from Bunnlebel, N.C., uses a dew point calculator in the Meteorology and Oceanic Center (METOC) aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Stephanie Smith/Released)
Sailors assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) carry fire hoses as they prepare for dewatering operations of buildings on Rockaway Beach, N.Y. (U.S Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Ratcliff/Released)