“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!
Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Ray Mabus poses for a photo with Sailors before a private screening of the season three premiere of TNT’s television series The Last Ship. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Armando Gonzales/Released)
Seaman Jaclyn Davis, from Grass Valley, California, stands the life-buoy watch on the fantail of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Devin Bowser/Released)
Sailors assigned to Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS City of Corpus Christi (SSN 705) strike the commissioning pennant during a Memorial Day decommissioning ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Michael H. Lee)
Senior Chief Aviation Electronics Technician Leron Robinson (right) congratulates Senior Chief Hospital Corpsman William Strickland following a pinning ceremony in the forecastle of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Anderson W. Branch/Released)
Sailors from Navy Information Operations Command (NIOC) Maryland render honors during a ceremony commemorating the 74th anniversary of the Battle of Midway at the World War II Memorial in Annapolis, Md. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Taylor DiMartino/Released)
Cryptologic Technician 2nd Class Stephen Bruce plays with children at Kusuzumi Childcare Center in Sasebo, Japan during a community service project with the guided-missile destroyers USS Momsen (DDG 92) and USS Decatur (DDG 73). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jay C. Pugh/Released)
Sailors assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Nitze (DDG 94) perform a burial at sea ceremony on the ship’s flight deck. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Casey J. Hopkins/Released)
U.S. Marine Corps veteran and actor R. Lee Ermey celebrates the USS Makin Island (LHD 8) crew’s achievements following a frocking ceremony on the ship’s flight deck, during which 82 Makin Island Sailors promoted to the next pay grade. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. David Gardner/Released)
Naval Air Station (NAS) Sigonella Executive Officer Cmdr. Charles G. McKinney II, right, and Command Master Chief Mike Kaszubowski carries the wreath during the 74th anniversary of the Battle of Midway ceremony held at NAS 2. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ramon Go/Released)
Quartermaster 3rd Class Adrian Sanchez, from Westlaco, Texas, uses a polaris aboard USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) as the ship transits the Strait of Messina. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Mat Murch/Released)
Fifty Sailors permanently stationed or deployed to Misawa Air Base carry the 50 state flags during Misawa, Japan’s 28th Annual American Day Parade. (U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Mass Communication Specialist Ryan C. Delcore/Released)
Senior Chief Musician Michael Bayes conducts the U.S. Navy Ceremonial Band at the U.S. Navy Memorial during a wreath laying ceremony in honor of the 74th anniversary of the Battle of Midway. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Musician Stephen Hassay/Released)
Sailors serve around the fleet in a variety of ways. Which of these photos catch your interest?