The guided-missile cruiser USS Cape St. George (CG 71), left, the guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78), and guided-missile destroyer USS Vicksburg (CG 69) transit in formation. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Scott Pittman/Released)
YOUR Navy Operating Forward – Arabian Sea, Red Sea, Afghanistan
Right now your Navy is 100% on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life. Whether it be operating and training in the waters off the coast of Virginia or forward deployed to the South China Sea, the flexibility and presence provided by our U.S. naval forces provides national leaders with great options for protecting and maintaining our national security and interests around the world. The imagery below highlights the Navy’s ability to provide those options by operating forward.
Active Duty: 321,053
Ready Reserve: 105,957 [As of Apr 2012 ]
Selected Reserves: 64,059
Individual Ready Reserve: 41,898
Reserves currently mobilized: 4,348 [As of 5 Jun 2012]