“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!
Boatswain’s Mate Seaman Noah Cheeks, from Follansbee, W.Va., dons a cranial during flight operations aboard USS Ross (DDG 71). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Theron J. Godbold/Released)
Musician Seamen Rachel Shuttleworth class, along with other members of U.S. Navy Band Southwest, perform on the set of CBS 13’s Good Day Sacramento during the 2016 Sacramento Navy Week. (U.S. Navy photo by Gunner’s Mate 3rd Class Erin Bullock/Released)
Sailors gather for a debrief after a fire drill on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike). (U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Christopher A. Michaels)
Petty Officer 3rd Class Touyer Her, from Chico, California, sets up a kebab arrangement for Sunday brunch in the executive officer’s conference room aboard the Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class James Lee/Released)
Sailors from the Naval Air Facility Misawa Emergency Readiness Team pose for a group photo at the 2016 Misawa Prepare-a-thon. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Samuel Weldin/Released)
Navy Diver 3rd Class Alex Brown, assigned to Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit (MDSU) 2, Company 2-3, returns to the surface via diving stage during a dive training evolution aboard MV Brandon Bordelon. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Charles Oki/Released)
Amphibious Assault ship USS Bataan’s (LHD 5) mascot, Al the Gator, stands lookout on the bridge wing after a replenishment-at-sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Anastasia McCarroll/Released)
U.S. Navy Sailors assigned to USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) interact with children at the Trung Tam Vocational Centre in Da Nang during Naval Engagement Activity (NEA) Vietnam 2016. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Madailein Abbott)
Chief Petty Officer John T. Cherry, assigned to the forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52), establishes radio communications with an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter, assigned to the ÒGolden FalconsÓ of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12, during deck landing qualifications (DLQs). (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Kevin V. Cunningham/Released)
Sailors observe flight operations during a replenishment-at-sea aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1). (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Michael Molina/Released)
Cmdr. Roy Hoffman, command chaplain, Naval Base San Diego, says a final prayer at the grave of fallen Master-at-Arms 2nd Class (Seal) Michael Monsoor on the 10-year anniversary of his death. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Abe McNatt)
Petty Officer 1st Class Deshane Banks conns the guided-missile destroyer USS Roosevelt (DDG 80) from a bridge wing. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Taylor A. Elberg)
Petty Officer 2nd Class (AW) Bobby Larose, from Stilwell, Oklahoma, assigned to the “Saberhawks” of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 77, repairs a wire of a chip detector in the tail rotor gear box of an MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter on the flight deck of the Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nathan Burke/Released)
Sailors proudly serve around the world in a variety of ways. Tell us which photo grabs your interest.