“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!
Vice Adm. Thomas Rowden, commander, Naval Surface Forces, U.S. Pacific Fleet, speaks to Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup (DDG 86) during his visit to Naval Station Everett. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joseph Montemarano/Released)
Recruits from division 001 receive safety instructions on proper handling procedures for a CO2 canister during fire-fighting applications at Recruit Training Command. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Seth Schaeffer/Released)
Seaman Michael King, assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5, installs a Lightweight Water Purification System during a combined field training exercise during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training Cambodia 2016. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Joshua/Released)
A guest dressed as Abraham Lincoln attend the commissioning ceremony of USS Illinois (SSN 786) and shakes hands of the crew on Naval Submarine Base New London. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Darryl I. Wood/Released)
Petty Officer 3rd Class Danyiel White, assigned to the “Kestrels” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 137 conducts maintenance on an F/A-18E Super Hornet on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as it conducts a simulated strait transit with the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group. (U.S. Navy Photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Sean Castellano/Released)
Sailors assigned to USS Nimitz (CVN 68) prepare to heave around on a line on the ship’s fantail as the ship departs Naval Air Station North Island. (U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Weston A. Mohr/Released)
Navy Aircrewmen, assigned to the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12, inspect a fuel sample on the flight deck of the forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52) during Keen Sword 17 (KS17). (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Kevin V. Cunningham/Released)
Petty Officer 3rd Class Rakim Rowley, assistant command fitness leader at Naval Station Mayport, demonstrates a proper push up for Sailors from base security prior to their physical readiness test. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark Andrew Hays/Released)
Petty Officer 3rd Class Corey Lilly, a native of Saegertown, Penn., raises the American Flag during morning colors on the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). (U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Weston A. Mohr/Released)
1Petty Officer 2nd Class Holden Moyer of the US 7th Fleet Band “Orient Express” sings along with students during a concert at Village D’enfant during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training Cambodia. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Joshua Fulton/Released)
Seaman Dashiva Francois, a Sailor aboard amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7), speaks to the media on the pier at Naval Station Mayport. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Andrew Murray/Released)
Petty Officer 3rd Class Juan Rivera mans the MK-38 25mm machine gun system controls in the pilot house of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41). (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Nathan R. McDonald/Released)
Lt. Cmdr. Joseph Edwards, assigned to the Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Greeneville (SSN 772), is greeted by his wife and child following the completion of a six-month deployment to the Western Pacific Ocean in Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael H. Lee/Released)
Sailors proudly serve around the world in a variety of ways. Tell us which photo grabs your interest.