USS John P. Murtha (LPD 26) Story Archive

Sailor Overcomes Obstacles, Becomes First Qualified SAR Swimmer for Pre-Com  (5 February 2016)
The Search and Rescue Swimmer School (SRSS) offers a grueling Navy education for those who embrace danger so others may live. Fifty percent drop out from injury or resignation and few hopefuls ever receive a second chance.
IAMD WTIs Re-Blue, Bring Latest Tactics Back to Surface Fleet   (21 April 2017)
More than 40 warfare tactics instructors (WTI) from around the fleet gathered in Dahlgren, Virginia, March 6-10, to undergo 're-blue' or requalification training, a regrouping of the best of the best to share and refresh their tactical knowledge and proficiency.

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