“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.
Logistics Specialist 3rd Class Rodrick Spears, from Gautier, Miss., holds his daughter, Aubrey Spears, and son, Kyle Spears, during a homecoming celebration for USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75).
Fire Controlman 1st Class Sean Kershaw, from Mansfield, Mass., teaches Cub Scouts how to tie a square knot during a visit with Longhorn Council Cub Scout troops during Dallas-Fort Worth Navy Week.
Sailors assigned to Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) America (LHA 6) Air Department practice aircraft fire fighting techniques on the flight deck.
Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Willy Andujar, assigned to USS Ramage (DDG 61), fires a 9mm pistol during small arms qualifications on the flight deck.
Sonar Technician (Surface) 2nd Class Steven Gibson monitors a sonar console for underwater contacts aboard the forward-deployed guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75).
Explosive Ordnance Disposal 1st Class Andrew McCabe, assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 8, leads the exit from the cargo door of a C-130 during free fall training at Naval Station Rota, Spain.
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