“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 1st Class Timothy Kiddy, assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 4, radios instructions from the deck of a landing craft air cushion (LCAC) during LCAC operations with the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) in Rota, Spain.
Hull Technician 1st Class Matthew Miller gives damage control training to Sailors in the general workshop aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61) in the Mediterranean Sea.
Chief Boatswain’s Mate Darin Ashton, left, and Machinist’s Mate 2nd Class Anthony Espinoza lead Sailors in a physical training warm up on the flight deck of the submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40) in the Pacific Ocean.
Operations Specialist 3rd Class Giancarlo Marin stands watch in the combat information center during a general quarters drill aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) in the Mediterranean Sea.
Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class Gregory Spaulding fires the MK38 25mm gun during a live-fire exercise aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Stout (DDG 55) in the Mediterranean Sea.
Sailors assigned to the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) pick weeds during a volunteer service project at Kain-so Nursing Home in Sasebo, Japan.
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