“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!
Vice Adm. Nora Tyson, commander of U.S. 3rd Fleet, addresses the crew aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cole Schroeder/Released)
A member of Platoon 802, a mine countermeasures platoon assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 8, conducts mine countermeasures search operations in the western Baltic Sea as part of exercise BALTOPS 17 in Todendorf, Germany. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Benjamin Fernandez/Released)
Boatswain’s Mate 1st Class Mark Gipson, a boat coxswain assigned to Coastal Riverine Group 1 training and evaluation unit, pilots a Mark VI patrol boat during an underway period as part of a continuous maintenance availability in San Diego Harbor. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Boatswain’s Mate Nelson Doromal/Released)
Information Systems Technicians 1st Class Christina Meno, left, and Teresa Henderson man the rails of the littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) as the ship prepares to moor in Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam, for a scheduled maintenance availability. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Deven Leigh Ellis/Released)
Florida Gov. Rick Scott, center, poses for a photo with Airman David Barba, left, and Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Fuels) 3rd Class Andrew Miller in the Suribachi Room aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) following an all-hands call. During the all-hands call, Scott presented the Florida Medal of Merit to Miller and Barba, who provided aid to victims of the Times Square attack on May 18. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Hunter S. Harwell/Released)
Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) conduct firefighting training on the ship’s flight deck. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Byron C. Linder/Released)
Retired Capt. Jack Crawford gives advice to Sailors at the 2017 Navy Legislative Affairs’ Battle of Midway Ceremony. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Danian C Douglas/Released)
Command Master Chief of Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD) Kelly McNulty thanks Sailors for their dedication during the Navy Enlisted Classification (NEC) Fair at NMCSD. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Elizabeth Merriam/Released)
Electronic Systems Technician 2nd Class Gina Etienne, from Miami, checks a rigid-hull inflatable boat antenna aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) as the ship is moored in Naval Station Rota, Spain. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Robert S. Price/Released)
Rear Adm. Dawn Cutler, Navy chief of information, is knighted by Rose Festival Queen Grace Ramstad during the Royal Rosarians Honorary Knighting Ceremony as part of Portland’s 110th annual Rose Festival and Fleet Week. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class K. Cecelia Engrums/Released)
Lt. Jg. Lydia Miller from the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Erie (CG 70) takes photos with students at the Mallika Nawodya School near Galle, Sri Lanka, during a community engagement event in support of humanitarian assistance operations in the wake of severe flooding and landslides that devastated many regions of the country. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Joshua Fulton/Released)
Sailors proudly serve around the world in a variety of ways. Tell us which photo grabs your interest.