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  • Chief Petty Officer (CPO) Selectees stationed at Naval Weapons Station Yorktown run around the Yorktown Battlefield as part of CPO 365. During CPO 365 Phase II, heritage is continually drilled and honed, to reinforce to the CPO Selectees just how important it is to learn about our nation's history. CPO Selectees ran around the battlefield, stopping at various points to research and speak to the importance of each phase of the battle of Yorktown and the events that culminated in our victory over the British and secured our independence. They were joined on this run by commanding officers and senior enlisted leaders from the installation and the various tenant commands.  U.S. Navy photo by Mark Piggott (Released)  150902-N-PK884-003
  • The guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) prepares to transit through the George P. Coleman Memorial Bridge. Carney is the fourth Arleigh Burke-class destroyer to be forward deployed to Rota, Spain to serve as part of the president's European phased adaptive approach to ballistic missile defense in Europe.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jonathan B. Trejo (Released)  150912-N-XG464-068
  • Dr. Martin Gallivan, left, an associate professor at the College of William and Mary, shows artifacts found during a field study at Naval Weapons Station Yorktown to Capt. Paul Haebler, commanding officer of Naval Weapons Station Yorktown, and Cmdr. Steven Fichter, Naval Weapons Station Yorktown public works officer. The field study is being conducted through the university as part of an ongoing cooperative agreement with Naval Facilities Engineering Command to survey historical sites aboard the installation.  U.S. Navy photo by Mark Piggott (Released)  150615-N-PK884-001
  • Sailors from Naval Weapons Station Yorktown-Cheatham Annex tenant commands walk along the bank of the York River gathering trash during the annual Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Clean the Bay day initiative.  U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Edward Kessler (Released)  150602-N-CS762-088
  • Ensign Meadow Jackson stands watch on the bridge during a drill in support of Flag Officer Sea Training aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) in the English Channel, March 21, 2019. Porter, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its sixth patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S national security interests in Europe and Africa.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Turner (Released)  190321-N-KA046-0171
  • Sailors participate in a fire drill in support of Flag Officer Sea Training aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) in the English Channel, March 21, 2019. Porter, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its sixth patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S national security interests in Europe and Africa.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Turner (Released)  190321-N-KA046-0720
  • Information Systems Technician 2nd Class Tyler Colton stands watch in radio during a drill in support of Flag Officer Sea Training aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) in the English Channel, March 21, 2019. Porter, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its sixth patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S national security interests in Europe and Africa.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Turner (Released)  190321-N-KA046-0219
  • Culinary Specialist 1st Class Christopher Blue prepares battle rations during a drill in support of Flag Officer Sea Training aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) in the English Channel, March 21, 2019. Porter, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its sixth patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S national security interests in Europe and Africa.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Turner (Released)  190321-N-KA046-0376

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