Sailors from USS Tripoli (LHA 7) Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) stationed in Pascagoula, Miss. assisted in a community service project for George "Doc" Dodge, a Navy Veteran living in Pensacola, Fla. who was in need of a new roof for his home.
On Feb. 8, Electronics Technician 2nd Class Jeffrey Herms was selected as one of two recipients for the Chief of Naval Operations' Gold Disk Awards Program during the third quarter of fiscal year 2018.
Bringing a brand new ship to life requires more than just the basics. It requires that Sailors at all levels know their job inside and out. This means that Sailors need on-the-job training (OJT) to become proficient at what they do.