“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 Donald J. Trump presents the Medal of Honor to retired Master Chief Special Warfare Operator (SEAL) Britt Slabinski during a ceremony at the White House in Washington, D.C. Slabinski received the Medal of Honor for his actions during Operation Anaconda in Afghanistan in March 2002. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Raymond D. Diaz III/Released)
U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen from the Class of 2018 toss their covers in the air during the graduation and commissioning ceremony at Navy/Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Elliott Fabrizio/Released)
Airman Apprentice Hunter Horton-Harmash mans the bell during the Hindenburg Memorial Ceremony at Joint Base McGuire-Dix in Lakehurst, N.J. The bell was rung after the names of the crew and passengers of the Hindenburg were read. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Stanley Moy/Released)
Rear Adm. Gregory Fenton, commander of U.S. Naval Forces Japan, poses with the Japanese wreath presenters after a memorial service at Gyokusenji Temple in remembrance of U.S. service members whose remains rest at the temple. (U.S. Navy photo by Daniel A. Taylor/Released)
Allison Galdorisi, from Staten Island, takes a selfie with members of the U.S. Fleet Forces Band. The band performed during the Navy aviation event at Miller Field in Staten Island during Fleet Week New York. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Gulianna Dunn/Released)
Sailors assigned to the Fighting Checkmates of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 211 move ordnance on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Thomas Gooley/Released)
Hospitalman Apprentice Ana Sierra-Crispin checks a six-year-old patient’s blood pressure at Naval Hospital Jacksonville’s pediatrics clinic. (U.S. Navy photo by Jacob Sippel/Released)
Capt. Jon Duffy, right, commodore of Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 15, welcomes Cmdr. Jennifer Pontius, commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Milius (DDG 69), upon the ship’s arrival to the Yokosuka, Japan, to join the U.S. 7th Fleet as part of DESRON-15. Milius increases Task Force 70’s ability to promote security and stability in the Indo-Pacific region as one of the most capable ships in the Navy. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Codie L. Soule/Released)
Quartermaster 2nd Class Frederick Penlebury, assigned to Coastal Riverine Squadron (CRS) 3, mans the M240 machine gun aboard a Mark VI patrol boat during a final evaluation problem conducted by Coastal Riverine Group (CRG) 1’s Training and Evaluation Unit. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Boatswain’s Mate Nelson Doromal Jr./Released)
Sailors proudly serve around the world in a variety of ways. Tell us which photo grabs your interest.