Chaplain (Capt.) Karlton Edison, 27th Special Operations Wing Chaplain, delivers an invocation during the holiday parade and tree lighting ceremony Dec. 7, 2017, at Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico. Col. Michael Conley, 27th Special Operations Wing vice commander, handed out awards for best light display, most spirited float and best overall float. (U.S. Air […]
171210-N-YM543-290 YOKOSUKA, Japan (Dec. 10, 2017) – Lt. Junsub Um, a Chaplain aboard the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), gives candy to children while dressed as Santa during a Family Readiness Group Bowling Event. Blue Ridge is in an extensive maintenance period in order to modernize the ship to continue to […]
171209-N-HT134-011 ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 9, 2017) Lt. Cmdr. Jim Myers, a native of Oceanside, Calif., assigned to the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit aboard the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6), delivers a sermon to Sailors and Marines during a protestant worship service in the ship’s chapel. America is the flagship for the America Amphibious […]
U.S. Navy Lt. Andrew Forester, the command chaplain for Marine Wing Support Squadron 171, spends time with his family and a Japanese local at the Japanese American Society (JAS) Iwakuni Holiday and 60th Anniversary Party at Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni, Japan, Dec. 2, 2017. The party was a way for Japanese locals and […]
171130-N-PC620-0093 ATLANTIC OCEAN (Nov. 30, 2017) Lt. Doyl McMurry, a chaplain, commits a service member’s cremains during a Burial at Sea ceremony held on the starboard aircraft elevator of the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7). Iwo Jima, components of the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group and the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit are […]
Army Command Sgt. Maj. John W. Troxell, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the senior enlisted leaders of the services and the National Guard Bureau brief Pentagon reporters on the Defense Senior Enlisted Leader Conference, Nov. 27, 2017.
PHILIPPINE SEA – A memorial service in honor of the life and service of Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Equipment) Airman Matthew Chialastri, Lt. Steven Combs and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Apprentice Bryan Grosso was held aboard the Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Nov. 26.
171123-N-BD308-0022 ATLANTIC OCEAN (Nov. 23, 2017) Lt. Keith Braddy, the chaplain onboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) gives a sermon during the Thanksgiving church service. Wasp is transiting to Sasebo, Japan to conduct a turnover with the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) as the forward-deployed flagship of the amphibious forces in the […]
171123-N-AF077-002 NORFOLK, Va (Nov. 23, 2017) Lt. Cmdr. Margaret Siemer, a Navy chaplain, left, leads Sailors and family members in prayer at a Thanksgiving meal held aboard the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). The ship hosted Sailors and their family members at the event held on the ship’s mess decks. The ship […]
171123-N-DA693-026 BREMERTON, Washington (Nov. 23, 2017) Capt. Scott Miller, USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) executive officer, center, Cmdr. David Dinkins, command chaplain, and Culinary Specialist Seaman Recruit Thomas Halbur, from Omaha, Nebraska, serve a Thanksgiving Day meal to Sailors and their family members aboard the ship. John C. Stennis is in port conducting routine […]