On Jan. 8, 2014 a Navy MH-53E helicopter crashed off the coast of Virginia Beach, Va. The wife of the missing pilot has asked the Navy to release his name. The family asks for privacy during this difficult time. The missing pilot is Lt. Sean Christopher Snyder, 39, from Santee, Calif.
When Senior Chief Cryptologic Technician (Technical) Ellis King retired at the Carl Brashear Chief Petty Officer Club, May 16, his family gathered not only to honor his 26 years of faithful service, but to celebrate the family's military history as well.
Cmdr. Peter Schnappauf III, commanding officer, Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 70 relieved Command Master Chief (CMDCM) Roy B. Carter of his duties as the squadron's command master chief June 24