U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Margaret Kibben, Chief of Chaplains, delivers the invocation at United Through Reading’s Tribute to Military Families May 23, 2018, in Washington, D.C. United Through Reading connects military families with their overseas loved ones by providing resources and support to record service members to reading bedtime stories to be sent home. (DoD […]
President Donald J. Trump presents the Medal of Honor to retired Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Britt K. Slabinski for his actions during the Battle of Roberts Ridge in Afghanistan at a ceremony in the White House, May 24, 2018.
180523-N-MW694-0475 SATTAHIP, Thailand (May 23, 2018) Lt. Cmdr. Stephen Brown, a chaplain assigned to Pacific Partnership 2018 (PP18), takes a selfie with participants of a PP18 community outreach event at Thung Ka School, May 23. PP18’s mission is to work collectively with host and partner nations to enhance regional interoperability and disaster response capabilities, increase […]
Leadership from Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD) stand with members of the Jewish War Veterans Post 385, and Armed Services YMCA, as Navy Chaplain Lt. Benjamin Box, delivers the invocation during a donation ceremony marking the delivery of various items, such as quilts and clothing donated to the Armed Services YMCA (ASYMCA), by the […]
180520-N-ET513-0064 U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS (May 20, 2018) Lt. Mark C. Cook, a chaplain aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58), conducts a safeTALK suicide awareness workshop. Laboon, home-ported at Naval Station Norfolk, is in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of regional allies and partners and […]
U.S. Navy Lt. Brain E. Burd, chaplain, Officer Candidate School, Marine Corps Base Quantico, gives the invocation for the 2018 Marine Corps Historic Half (MCHH), in Fredericksburg, Va., May 20, 2018. The MCHH attracts over 8,000 participants and includes the Devil Dog Double and Marine Corps Semper 5ive races. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance […]
U.S. Air Force Col. Neil Richardson, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst and 87th Air Base Wing commander, left, bows his head during an invocation given by U.S. Navy Chaplin, Lt. j.g. Kristoffer Alexander, Marine Aircraft Group 49 chaplain, during the 81st Hindenburg Memorial Ceremony on Joint Base MDL, N.J. on May 9, 2018. The memorial was hosted […]
Navy Capt. Dwight Horn, center, the I Marine Expeditionary Force chaplain, gives the opening invocation during the I MEF sergeant major relief and appointment ceremony on Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 18, 2018. Sgt. Maj. James Porterfield replaced Sgt. Maj. Bradley Kasal as I MEF sergeant major. Kasal has served as I MEF sergeant major since […]
Lcdr. Richard Smothers, Submarine Squadron Six chaplain, offers an invocation at the annual Submarine Veterans Memorial and Submarine Hall of Fame Induction ceremony. U.S. Navy Submariners gather annually to remember their shipmates lost “on eternal patrol”. USS Memphis (SSN 691) was selected as this year’s Submarine Hall of Fame inductee. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief […]
The US Navy selects it’s Sailors of the Year in a ceremony that highlights the Navy traditions of family members pinning rank and sponsors placing new covers on the heads of the Chiefs. See the ceremony live from the Navy Memorial in Washington D.C. 9:00 am EST May 16, 2018.