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Director of the Navy Office of Information East Cmdr. Corey Barker, right, listens intently as World War II U.S. Navy veteran Ship's Serviceman 2nd Class James Coffey shares his experiences in the Pacific Theater of the war aboard USS Charles S. Perry (DD 697) before Coffey was honored as the New York Mets' Veteran of the Game, May 4. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Matthew Stroup/released)

Faces of the Fleet

“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!

Local media interview Capt. John Carter, commanding officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) on the upcoming Fleet Week Port Everglades. Fleet Week Port Everglades provides an opportunity for the citizens of South Florida to witness firsthand the latest capabilities of today's maritime services and gain a better understanding of how the sea services support the maritime strategy and national defense of the United States. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Shelby Tucker/Released)
Local media interview Capt. John Carter, commanding officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) on the upcoming Fleet Week Port Everglades. Fleet Week Port Everglades provides an opportunity for the citizens of South Florida to witness firsthand the latest capabilities of today’s maritime services and gain a better understanding of how the sea services support the maritime strategy and national defense of the United States. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Shelby Tucker/Released)
U.S. Fleet Forces Band performs pier side as the amphibious transport dock ship USS Arlington (LPD 24) returns home after a seven month deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kameren Guy Hodnett/Released)
U.S. Fleet Forces Band performs pier side as the amphibious transport dock ship USS Arlington (LPD 24) returns home after a seven month deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kameren Guy Hodnett/Released)
Director of the Navy Office of Information East Cmdr. Corey Barker, right, listens intently as World War II U.S. Navy veteran Ship's Serviceman 2nd Class James Coffey shares his experiences in the Pacific Theater of the war aboard USS Charles S. Perry (DD 697) before Coffey was honored as the New York Mets' Veteran of the Game, May 4. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Matthew Stroup/released)
Director of the Navy Office of Information East Cmdr. Corey Barker, right, listens intently as World War II U.S. Navy veteran Ship’s Serviceman 2nd Class James Coffey shares his experiences in the Pacific Theater of the war aboard USS Charles S. Perry (DD 697) before Coffey was honored as the New York Mets’ Veteran of the Game, May 4. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Matthew Stroup/released)
Sailors and Marines assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) man the rails as the ship pulls into the pier for Fleet Week Port Everglades. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Julie Matyascik/Released)
Sailors and Marines assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) man the rails as the ship pulls into the pier for Fleet Week Port Everglades. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Julie Matyascik/Released)
Sailors attached to Naval Air Facility Misawa complete their spring cycle physical readiness test at Misawa Airbase. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Samuel Weldin/Released)
Sailors attached to Naval Air Facility Misawa complete their spring cycle physical readiness test at Misawa Airbase. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Samuel Weldin/Released)
Chef Carlos Velez, a native of the Bronx, N.Y., executive chef at the Hard Rock Café and Casino, adds honey to a sauce used to glaze roasted carrots in the wardroom aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Bainbridge (DDG 96) in preparation for the Celebrity Chef Luncheon during Fleet Week Port Everglades. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mutis A. Capizzi/Released)
Chef Carlos Velez, a native of the Bronx, N.Y., executive chef at the Hard Rock Café and Casino, adds honey to a sauce used to glaze roasted carrots in the wardroom aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Bainbridge (DDG 96) in preparation for the Celebrity Chef Luncheon during Fleet Week Port Everglades. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mutis A. Capizzi/Released)
Sailors assigned to Air department simulate fighting a fire during a fire drill on the flight deck aboard amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian Caracci/Released)
Sailors assigned to Air department simulate fighting a fire during a fire drill on the flight deck aboard amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian Caracci/Released)
U.S. Fleet Forces Band performs pier side as the amphibious transport dock ship USS Arlington (LPD 24) returns home after a seven month deployment.  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kameren Guy Hodnett/Released)
U.S. Fleet Forces Band performs pier side as the amphibious transport dock ship USS Arlington (LPD 24) returns home after a seven month deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kameren Guy Hodnett/Released)
USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) Air Department Sailors scrub the flight deck during an AFFF operation test. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class John Philip Wagner, Jr./Released)
USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) Air Department Sailors scrub the flight deck during an AFFF operation test. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class John Philip Wagner, Jr./Released)
Navy veteran Jack B. Richardson, who served aboard USS Franklin during World War II, shakes hands with Machinist's Mate (Nuclear) 1st Class Russell Blackstock, assigned to USS California (SSN 781) during a salute to veterans event during Fleet Week Port Everglades. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Marco Benitez/Released) .
Navy veteran Jack B. Richardson, who served aboard USS Franklin during World War II, shakes hands with Machinist’s Mate (Nuclear) 1st Class Russell Blackstock, assigned to USS California (SSN 781) during a salute to veterans event during Fleet Week Port Everglades. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Marco Benitez/Released) .
Sailors approach a simulated fire during a general quarters drill in the hangar bay of aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mason M. Gillan/Released)
Sailors approach a simulated fire during a general quarters drill in the hangar bay of aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mason M. Gillan/Released)
Cmdr. Adam Claybrook, from Ayden, North Carolina, observes flight operations from primary flight control aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Shamira Purifoy/Released)
Cmdr. Adam Claybrook, from Ayden, North Carolina, observes flight operations from primary flight control aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Shamira Purifoy/Released)
Yeoman 3rd Class Jonathan Henderson, attached to the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), observes the ship's arrival into Hong Kong during a sea and anchor evolution.  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Don Patton/ Released)
Yeoman 3rd Class Jonathan Henderson, attached to the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), observes the ship’s arrival into Hong Kong during a sea and anchor evolution. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Don Patton/ Released)
Machinist's Mate 2nd Julia Schoonover, attached to the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), stands throttleman watch during a sea and anchor evolution.  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Don Patton/ Released)
Machinist’s Mate 2nd Julia Schoonover, attached to the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), stands throttleman watch during a sea and anchor evolution. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Don Patton/ Released)
A Sailor salutes the colors after raising the flag of the USS Bataan (LHD 5) during the manning of the rails as the Marines and Sailors arrived at Fleet Week Port Everglades, Fla. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Michelle Reif/Released)
A Sailor salutes the colors after raising the flag of the USS Bataan (LHD 5) during the manning of the rails as the Marines and Sailors arrived at Fleet Week Port Everglades, Fla. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Michelle Reif/Released)

Sailors serve around the fleet in a variety of ways. Which of these photos catch your interest?

 

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