USS Rushmore (LSD 47) completed 10 days of intense torpedo firing exercises and developmental surface ship torpedo defense experimentation at the Canadian Forces Maritime Experimental and Test Ranges (CFMETR) on Oct. 10.
Sailors and Marines attached to amphibious dock landing ship USS Rushmore (LSD 47) and the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit laid to rest 21 military veterans in the Pacific Ocean during a burial at sea, Sept. 19.
Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert and his wife Darleen visited Sailors and Marines aboard amphibious dock landing ship USS Rushmore (LSD 47), Nov. 20, while underway in the Arabian Gulf.
U.S. Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Michael H. Corbin, hosted a reception for senior UAE officials, business leaders, members of the press, and members of the diplomatic community aboard USS Rushmore (LSD 47), Jan. 27.