“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!!
Utilitiesman 1st Class Andrew Duquette, assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 27, installs plumbing fixtures during a laundry facility renovation on the CREOMPAZ military base in Coban, Guatemala, as part of U.S. Southern Command’s Global Peacekeeping Operations Initiative. (U.S. Navy photo by Builder 1st Class Erik Kowalski/Released)
Logistics Specialist 2nd Class Cody Weaver unloads mail during a vertical replenishment aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Deven B. King/Released)
Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Charles Small, left, and Seaman Recruit Brandon Howard use a fire hose to spray the pilot house of guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) during a freshwater wash down. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Deven B. King/Released)
Aviation Machinist’s Mate 3rd Class Phillip Scott, from Ukiah, Calif., spreads corrosion-prevention compound on a fitting for an F/A-18C Hornet of the Warhawks of Strike Fighter Suadron (VFA) 97 in the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Lex T. Wenberg/Released)
Aviation Electronics Technician 1st Class Caleb Gilcrease, from West Dundee, Ill., supplies power to an MH-60R Seahawk helicopter prior to launch aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Armando Gonzales/Released)
Navy Aviation Ordnanceman 1st Class Marqueta C. Rodgers sings the national anthem at a Bridgement Education Holiday Bowl in Qualcom Stadium to kickoff a University of California-Los Angeles Bruins versus Texas Baylor University Bears. Rogers was hand-picked to perform the song. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Veronica Mammina/Released)