Honor/Recognition Archive

  • By Vice Adm. Jan E. Tighe Commander, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/Commander, U.S. 10thFleet Today, five of the Navy’s finest Sailors were honored during the 2013 Navy Shore Sailor of the […]

    Cryptologic Technicians Are Leading the Way

    By Vice Adm. Jan E. Tighe Commander, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/Commander, U.S. 10thFleet Today, five of the Navy’s finest Sailors were honored during the 2013 Navy Shore Sailor of the […]

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  • Each year, every command Navy-wide convenes a selection board to select and recognize the best enlisted Sailor. The goal of the Navy Shore SOY Selection Week is to recognize all […]

    2013 Navy Shore Sailor of the Year Nominees

    Each year, every command Navy-wide convenes a selection board to select and recognize the best enlisted Sailor. The goal of the Navy Shore SOY Selection Week is to recognize all […]

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  • Today marks a milestone for all chief selects in the U.S. Navy.  It is a sure bet that one of the proudest days in an enlisted individual’s naval service is […]

    Around the Fleet: 2013 Chief’s Pinning

    Today marks a milestone for all chief selects in the U.S. Navy.  It is a sure bet that one of the proudest days in an enlisted individual’s naval service is […]

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  • Today, the Navy will commission its newest landing transport dock ship, USS Arlington (LPD 24). The event will be streamed live at 12:30 p.m. EDT on the Navy’s Livetream channel. […]

    Navy to Commission USS Arlington (LPD 24)

    Today, the Navy will commission its newest landing transport dock ship, USS Arlington (LPD 24). The event will be streamed live at 12:30 p.m. EDT on the Navy’s Livetream channel. […]

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  • The Navy commissioned the newest San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship, USS Arlington (LPD 24), April 6, at Naval Station Norfolk, Va. The ship is named for the county of Arlington, […]

    Arlington Sets Course with “Strength, Honor, Fortitude”

    The Navy commissioned the newest San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship, USS Arlington (LPD 24), April 6, at Naval Station Norfolk, Va. The ship is named for the county of Arlington, […]

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  • You don’t need to read much more than the headline on the NAACP’s website to start to understand why Vice Adm. Michelle Howard will receive its Chairman’s Award today. It reads: […]

    NAACP Honors a “Military Pioneer”

    You don’t need to read much more than the headline on the NAACP’s website to start to understand why Vice Adm. Michelle Howard will receive its Chairman’s Award today. It reads: […]

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  • The following blog was written by Rear Adm. Frank Ponds, Commander of Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific about Senator Inouye’s story and his commitment to the people […]

    Senator Inouye’s Honor, Courage, and Commitment

    The following blog was written by Rear Adm. Frank Ponds, Commander of Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific about Senator Inouye’s story and his commitment to the people […]

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  • As a member of Navy’s Honor Guard, BM2 Jackson has helped lay to rest over 250 veterans and supervised the laying to rest of over 800 veterans. As he spent […]

    An Opportunity to Honor

    As a member of Navy’s Honor Guard, BM2 Jackson has helped lay to rest over 250 veterans and supervised the laying to rest of over 800 veterans. As he spent […]

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  • This blog is written by the Commanding Officer of USS New York (LPD 21), Capt. Jon Kreitz. New York is part of the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group and is currently […]

    USS New York – A Living, Breathing Symbol

    This blog is written by the Commanding Officer of USS New York (LPD 21), Capt. Jon Kreitz. New York is part of the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group and is currently […]

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  • Navy wounded warrior Lt. Bradley Snyder was serving on a Special Forces bomb deactivation team in Afghanistan when an improvised explosive device detonated in his face Sept. 7, 2011. In addition to […]

    Going for Gold

    Navy wounded warrior Lt. Bradley Snyder was serving on a Special Forces bomb deactivation team in Afghanistan when an improvised explosive device detonated in his face Sept. 7, 2011. In addition to […]

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