“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!
Navy Musician 2nd Class Jason Lucker, assigned to Navy Band Great Lakes, plays taps during a wreath laying ceremony for the 10th anniversary of the of the I-35W Bridge collapse that killed 13 people and injured 145. (U.S. Navy photo by Navy Counselor Chief Petty Officer Jason C. Winn/Released)
Master-at-Arms 1st Class Daniel Breazeale, assigned to Coastal Riverine Group (CRG) 1, detachment Guam, stands a security watch as the expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Spearhead (EPF 1) departs Key West, Fla. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jeremy Starr/Released)
Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) line up rounds for the MK 45 five-inch gun in the deep magazine during a naval surface fire support exercise as part of Talisman Saber 17. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Byron C. Linder/Released)
Lt. j.g. Jason Burchell, right, a chaplain aboard the Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), salutes as Boatswain’s Mate 2nd Class Richard Jojola, bottom, from Albuquerque, N.M., and Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Tiffany Stiers, from Kansas City, Mo., commit the ashes of Julius “Harry” Frey during a burial-at-sea ceremony for Frey and his wife, Jerry, during Talisman Saber 2017. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kaila Peters/Released)
Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Sarah Strong uses a tote board to communicate with the pilot of an AV-8B Harrier assigned to Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 231 prior to launch from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Michael Molina/Released)
Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Sean Spratt, assigned to Navy Public Affairs Support Element East, documents the Sea Breeze 2017 air component demonstration at Kulbakino Air Base in Mykolaiv, (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Justin Stumberg/Released)
Operations Specialist 2nd Class Devon Chaney holds his 10-week old daughter for the first time after returning from a 7-month deployment aboard the Arleigh Burke-class Guided Missile Destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67). (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Jessica Kellogg/Released)
U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen don firefighting ensembles during a Damage Control Olympics on the flight deck of the guided-missile destroyer USS Truxtun (DDG 103). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Tyrell K. Morris/Released)
Sailors heave line aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) from the fleet replenishment oiler USNS Joshua Humphreys (T-AO-188). (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Cody J. Ohira/Released)
Aviation Machinist’s Mate Airman Kelsey Thomas, assigned to the “Wolf Pack” of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 75, cleans the engine of an MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cole Schroeder/Released)
Lt. j.g. Valorie Tucciaroni communicates to another ship aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea (CG 58). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Danny Ray Nunez Jr./Released)
Sailors proudly serve around the world in a variety of ways. Tell us which photo grabs your interest.