USS Boxer (LHD 4) Story Archive

13th MEU Completes Vehicle Washdown  (13 July 2016)
U.S. Marines and Sailors from the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) conducted a final vehicle washdown operation in Kuwait June 29-July 3.
Humble Beginnings  (15 July 2016)
Onexi Medina grew up in the countryside municipality of Utuado, a small town in the mountains of Puerto Rico with seven brothers and four sisters. His family, like most there, didn't grow up with a silver spoon; his father worked for Baxter Medical Products and his mother was a stay-at-home mom.
USS Boxer Visits Singapore  (30 July 2016)
The amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) moored at Changi Naval Base, Singapore, July 30 for a port visit.
Boxer Arrives in Malaysia for Port Call  (9 August 2016)
Amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4), along with the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, arrived in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, Aug. 9, for a scheduled port visit.
USS Boxer Completes South China Sea Patrol  (9 August 2016)
Amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) completed a routine patrol in international waters of the South China Sea Aug. 6.
Boxer Bids Farewell to Kota Kinabalu  (15 August 2016)
Amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4), along with Amphibious Squadron 1 and the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) departed Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, following a four-day port visit, Aug. 13.
Boxer Departs Singapore  (20 August 2016)
Continuing their ongoing mission in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations, amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) and the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit departed Singapore, Aug. 4, after a six day port visit.
New Orleans Anchors in Bali  (20 August 2016)
Sailors and Marines from 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) anchored off the coast of Bali, Indonesia Aug. 7-12.
Boxer Qualifies First Female Helmsman in 10 Years  (20 August 2016)
When the Sailors and Marines aboard amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) set sail Feb. 12, many of them set goals to accomplish during deployment.
HSC-23: Always On the Ready  (22 August 2016)
They only have three aircraft aboard amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4), but the "Wildcards" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23 are a vital component of the Amphibious Ready Group 1, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) team.
Boxer Holds Burial at Sea  (22 August 2016)
The cremains of 15 deceased military members were committed to the sea on board amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) during a burial at sea ceremony.
Regional security instructors explain big picture to Boxer Crew  (22 August 2016)
Regional Security Education Program (RSEP) instructors from the Naval Postgraduate School raised the collective cultural and security awareness of Boxer servicemembers during an RSEP engagement Feb. 12-19 aboard amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4).
Seven Sailors Keep Boxer Cool  (22 August 2016)
While amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) operates in the U.S. 5th fleet area of operations, temperatures often exceed 100 degrees, making it difficult to keep the ship cool.
13th MEU Completes Vehicle Wash Down  (22 August 2016)
U.S. Marines and Sailors from the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) conducted a final vehicle wash down operation in Kuwait June 29 - July 3.
USS Boxer Makes First Stop in US During 2016 Deployment   (30 August 2016)
Amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4), with embarked units from Amphibious Squadron 1 and the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), arrived at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Aug. 29 for their first port visit in the U.S. since leaving their San Diego homeport for a seven-month deployment.

< 31 of 32 >