Veterans, Sailors and DoD civilians honored those who fought and died at Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941 with a remembrance ceremony at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center’s Jack Murdock Auditorium in Keyport, Wash. Dec. 7. U.S. Navy News Headline Stories
More than 2,500 guests, including Pearl Harbor survivors and World War II veterans gathered at the Pacific National Monument’s Pearl Harbor Visitor Center Dec. 7 to commemorate the 72nd anniversary of the attack. U.S. Navy News Top Stories
A member of the U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Honor Guard hands Information Systems Technician Seaman Yesenia Munoz, 19, a Sailor from Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC) and a native of Houston, Texas, and Naval Sea Cadet Saddique Stevens the wreath they are to lay at Arlington National Cemetery’s Tomb of the Unknowns, as Yeoman Seaman Victoria Ruiz, from NHHC a Hacienda Hieghts, Calif. Resident, and Naval Sea Cadet Nicklaus Tollmeo prepare for the start of the wreath laying ceremony . The wreath, honoring veterans of the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, was sponsored by the Naval Order of the United States and is part of a world-wide observance honoring the service and sacrifice of those who were there on that day of infamy. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Tim Comerford (Released) 131207-N-CS953-002 U.S. Navy Images of the Day
The Mayport community welcomed over 350 new neighbors to Northeast Florida when the USS New York (LPD 21) changed homeport from Naval Station Norfolk to Naval Station Mayport Dec. 6. U.S. Navy News Top Stories
Capt. Scott Gray, commanding officer of Naval Support Activity Naples, center, Lt. Cmdr. Leroy Young and Master Chief Master-at-Arms Nancy Brewton, command master chief of Naval Support Activity Naples, salute a wreath during the Naval Support Activity Naples Pearl Harbor remembrance ceremony. The ceremony honored the 2,403 Americans who died during the Dec. 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jared King (Released) 131206-N-CH661-305 U.S. Navy Images of the Day
The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67) will join ships from the United Kingdom and the Republic of Korea navy Dec. 8-9 for a trilateral naval exercise in waters to the south of the Korean Peninsula.
Sailors man the rails on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) as the ship returns to Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan, following its 2013 patrol. George Washington and its embarked air wing, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5, provide a combat-ready force that protects and defends the collective maritime interest of the U.S. and its allies and partners in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ramon G. Go (Released) 131205-N-GC965-142 U.S. Navy Images of the Day
Twenty Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 joined Sailors assigned to Commander, Fleet Activities Okinawa and the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force in creating hundreds of traditional Mochi rice balls for children from the nearby Kanasa Nursery School, Dec. 3. U.S. Navy News Headline Stories