Seaman David Mann stands a sound powered telephone watch on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) during a fueling at sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Yukon (T-AO 202). John C. Stennis is returning to the U.S. 7th and 5th Fleet areas of responsibility four months ahead of schedule in order to maintain combatant commander requirements for the presence in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kenneth Abbate/Released)
“Faces of the Fleet” takes a look at YOUR Navy operating forward. These images represent the greatest Sailors in the greatest Navy in the world leading from the deck plates, and completing missions around the globe. This is your fleet and these are your Sailors! Hooyah, Navy!!