“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!
Crew members aboard the guided-missile submarine USS Georgia (SSGN 729) handle mooring lines as they arrive in Souda Bay.
An operations specialist stands watch in the combat information center aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS San Antonio (LPD 17) during a general quarters drill for the International Mine Countermeasures Exercise (IMCMEX) 2013.
Midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2016 conduct early morning physical training with an inflatable raft on the shore of the Severn River as part of the U.S. Naval Academy Sea Trials.
Sailors assigned to the deck department heave lines in the forecastle aboard the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) before getting underway from Naval Station Norfolk to participate in the hurricane preparedness exercise Citadel Gale 2013.
Fire Controlman 1st Class Robert Carter, assigned to Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62), practices the art of Origami with students from the Inouzawa Elementary School during a community service project.
Boatswain’s Mate Petty Officer 2nd Class Brandon Adams helps in the unraveling of the flag in preparation for Bremerton’s Armed Forces Day Parade.
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