On any given day, in your U.S. Navy, our team of more than 600,000 professional Sailors and civilians are working together around the globe to perform our mission: deter aggression and, if deterrence fails, win our Nation’s wars. It is not possible to share every aspect of this global team but, through this blog, we offer you a glimpse of what these men and women do on a daily basis. Don’t forget to scroll to the bottom for a current status of YOUR U.S. Navy!
PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 14, 2015) Secretary of Defense (SECDEF) Chuck Hagel speaks with Sailors during an all-hands call on board the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6).
Key West, Fla. (Jan. 13, 2015) Utilitiesman 1st Class Ken Massey, assigned to Underwater Construction Team (UCT) 1, dives on a wreck during diver training aboard the U.S. Army large landing craft USAV Matamoros (LCU-2026).
KEY WEST, Fla. (Jan. 11, 2014) Wounded warriors arrive at the Truman Waterfront during the annual Soldier Ride.
MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Jan. 10, 2015) The amphibious dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43) prepares to transit the Suez Canal.
PEARL HARBOR (Jan. 14, 2015) U.S. Army Lt. Col. George Corbari, assigned to U.S. Army Pacific Command, leads a suicide awareness and prevention presentation for service members stationed at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.
CAMP PENDLETON (Jan. 12, 2015) Sailors and Marines assigned to the Maritime Raid Force of the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (15th MEU) operate rigid-hull inflatable boats during maritime interoperability training off the coast of Camp Pendleton, Calif.
ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 11, 2015) Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) participate in a replenishment-at-sea (RAS) with the Fast Combat Support Ship USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8). Which picture is your favorite and why?
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