“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!
Operations Specialist 3rd Class Kristoferur Eldridge right, from Dallas, and Operations Specialist 2nd Class Greg Masters, from Spokane, Wash., plot the position of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) during a replenishment-at-sea with the Canadian navy auxiliary replenishment oiler HMCS Protecteur (AOR 509) in the Pacific Ocean.
Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Equipment) Airman Tyler Dufford, from Fort Mill, S.C., tightens a bolt on a water break in a catapult water break control room aboard the U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) in the East China Sea.
Engineman Fireman Latrelle Mabry stands watch as the amphibious dock landing ship USS Carter Hall (LSD 50) departs La Spezia, Italy.
Quartermaster 3rd Class Kyle Smith charts the location of Landing Craft Utility (LCU 1648) from the pilot house during a ship-to-shore transfer from the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) in the Arabian Gulf.
Boatswain’s Mate Seaman Luke Liggett left, from Avella, Pa., and Seaman Yoshemi Walters, from Rochester N.Y., rig a hook during a replenishment-at-sea in the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) in the Pacific Ocean.
Master-at-Arms 1st Class Mizell Thomas, from Chicago, left, does push-ups during a CPO 365 fitness class aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) in the South China Sea.
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