Faces of the Fleet

“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 deckplates, and completing missions around the globe. This is your fleet and these are your Sailors! Hooyah, Navy!!

Naval Air Station Key West Security Forces conduct simulated room-clearing operations during an active shooter drill at Key West Veterans Affairs Clinic in the Naval Branch Health Clinic complex during Citadel Shield 2013. Citadel Shield is a force protection exercise conducted by Commander, Navy Installations Command on all Navy bases in the continental U.S. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Michael McNabb/Released)

Naval Air Station Key West Security Forces conduct simulated room-clearing operations during an active shooter drill at Key West Veterans Affairs Clinic in the Naval Branch Health Clinic complex during Citadel Shield 2013. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Michael McNabb/Released)

Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Shuntae Heck performs a physical assessment of a mock evacuee during a non-combatant evacuation operation aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) as part of exercise Cobra Gold 2013. The Bonhomme Richard Amphibious Ready Group, currently on deployment in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility, is taking part in Cobra Gold, a TThailand-United States co-sponsored multinational exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class N. Ross Taylor/Released)

Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Shuntae Heck performs a physical assessment of a mock evacuee during a non-combatant evacuation operation aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) as part of exercise Cobra Gold 2013. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class N. Ross Taylor/Released)

Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Gabriel Rubio secures a sling load for transport on the flight deck during an ordnance onload aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway conducting Precision Approach Landing System (PALS) and flight deck certifications. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Timothy A. Hazel/Released)

Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Gabriel Rubio secures a sling load for transport on the flight deck during an ordnance onload aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Timothy A. Hazel/Released)

Quartermaster 3rd Class Daniel Dubon raises a foxtrot pennant from the signal bridge aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway conducting Precision Approach Landing System (PALS) and flight deck certifications. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Giovanni Squadrito/Released)

Quartermaster 3rd Class Daniel Dubon raises a foxtrot pennant from the signal bridge aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is underway conducting Precision Approach Landing System (PALS) and flight deck certifications. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Giovanni Squadrito/Released)

Naval Air Crewmen (Helicopter) 2nd Class Jeremy Ciepluch, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat (HSC) 25, conducts preflight checks on a MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter on the flight deck of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) to participate in Cobra Gold 2013. The Bonhomme Richard Amphibious Ready Group, currently on deployment in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility, is taking part in Cobra Gold, a Thailand-United States cosponsored multinational exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Betsy Knapper/Released)

Naval Air Crewmen (Helicopter) 2nd Class Jeremy Ciepluch, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat (HSC) 25, conducts preflight checks on a MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter on the flight deck of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) to participate in Cobra Gold 2013. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Betsy Knapper/Released)

Fire Controlman 2nd Class Dessha Woods, from Beaver, Okla., repairs a close-in weapon system aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). John C. Stennis is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions for Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Ignacio D. Perez/Released)

Fire Controlman 2nd Class Dessha Woods, from Beaver, Okla., repairs a close-in weapon system aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Ignacio D. Perez/Released)