Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson tours Recruit Training Command (RTC) at Naval Station Great Lakes. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Nathan Laird/Released)
Faces of the Fleet
“Faces of the Fleet” is a collection of images of Sailors serving our country in the greatest and most technologically advanced Navy in the world. These fine men and women are leading from the deck plates and completing missions around the globe. This is your fleet and these are your Sailors! GO NAVY!
President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Honor to Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator (SEAL) Edward C. Byers Jr. during a ceremony Monday, Feb. 29, 2016 at the White House. Byers received the Medal of Honor for his actions during a hostage rescue operation in December 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Oscar Sosa/Released)
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson tours Recruit Training Command at Naval Station Great Lakes. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Nathan Laird/Released)
Chief Warrant Officer 5 Robert Carter, assigned to the Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV), inspects Sailors’ flight deck life preservers in the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Casey S. Trietsch/Released)
Culinary Specialist 3rd Class Yuankun Xia, assigned to amphibious dock landing ship USS Ashland (LSD 48), prepares to shoot the .50 caliber machine gun while Gunner’s Mate Seaman Robert White, one of Ashland’s firearm instructors, performs safety officer duties during a small craft attack team (SCAT) live fire drill. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Kelsey L. Adams/Released)
Chief Construction Mechanic Elisia Correa, assigned to Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center, removes her dry suit after her last official dive as a Seabee diver, to ask permission to go ashore for the last time during her retirement ceremony. (U.S. Navy photo by Utilitiesman 3rd Class Stephen Sisler/Released)
U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, Narrator and #7 Pilot Lt. Tyler Davies narrates a practice demonstration at Naval Air Facility El Centro. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Daniel M. Young/Released)
Cryptologic Technician (Collection) 2nd Class Cosmo Arnold, from Starwood, Cailf., a search and rescue swimmer embarks, on a rigid-hull inflatable boat (RHIB) dispatched from the guided-missile destroyer USS William P. Lawrence (DDG 110). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Emiline L. M. Senn/Released)
Sailors participate in a morning physical training session at the Mt. Trashmore YMCA during Sailor of the Year 2015 Week. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jamie V. Cosby/Released)
Chief Religious Programs Specialist Jason Boykin, from Santee, S.C., carries the cremains of Master Chief Personnelman Charles Claybourn, the commissioning command master chief of the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD-1), during a reception of cremains ceremony aboard Wasp. During a scheduled underway in March, Claybourn’s remains will be committed to the sea during a burial at sea ceremony. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nathan Wilkes/Released)
Cmdr. Jeffery Heames, commanding officer of the guided-missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88), was recognized as the Secretary of the Navy’s Innovation Awards Program winner of the innovation leadership category (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Phillip Pavlovich/Released) Sailors serve around the fleet in a variety of ways. Which of these photos catch your interest?
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