Your Navy TODAY – Red Sea, Dubai, Washington

On any given day, in your Navy, our team of more than 600,000 professional Sailors and civilians are working together around the globe to perform our mission: deter aggression and, if deterrence fails, win our Nation’s wars. It is not possible to share every aspect of this global team but, through this blog, we offer you a glimpse of what these men and women do on a daily basis.

WASHINGTON: A sea of white uniforms greets visitors to the Navy Memorial in Washington D.C as Sailors gather to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

WASHINGTON: A sea of white uniforms greets visitors to the Navy Memorial in Washington D.C as Sailors gather to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

MAYPORT, Fla. : The   guided-missile frigate USS Halyburton (FFG 40) returns to Naval Station Mayport after a five-month deployment to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility.

MAYPORT, Fla.: The guided-missile frigate USS Halyburton (FFG 40) returns to Naval Station Mayport after a five-month deployment to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility.

JEBEL ALI, Dubai: Sailors raise the national ensign as the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) pulls into Jebel Ali, Dubai for a scheduled port visit.

JEBEL ALI, Dubai: Sailors raise the national ensign as the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) pulls into Jebel Ali, Dubai for a scheduled port visit.

RED SEA: Sailors load into a rigid-hull inflatable boat during an anti-piracy event during Exercise Eager Lion aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Roosevelt (DDG 80).

RED SEA: Sailors load into a rigid-hull inflatable boat during an anti-piracy event during Exercise Eager Lion aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Roosevelt (DDG 80).

MEDITERRANEAN SEA: Hull Maintenance Technician 3rd Class Christopher Stoffel, from Greenville, N.C., cuts a piece of steel for a mount in the metal shop aboard the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5).

MEDITERRANEAN SEA: Hull Maintenance Technician 3rd Class Christopher Stoffel, from Greenville, N.C., cuts a piece of steel for a mount in the metal shop aboard USS Bataan (LHD 5).

PITTSBURGH: The U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, fly in the Delta Formation over downtown Pittsburgh near Point State Park, Wed. June 4, for a scheduled photo shoot.

PITTSBURGH: The U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, fly in the Delta Formation over downtown Pittsburgh near Point State Park, Wed. June 4, for a scheduled photo shoot.

MAYPORT, Fla.:  Navy Counselor 1st Class Wayne Saffle kisses his wife after returning to Naval Station Mayport from a five-month deployment aboard the guided-missile frigate USS Halyburton (FFG 40).

MAYPORT, Fla.: Navy Counselor 1st Class Wayne Saffle kisses his wife after returning to Naval Station Mayport from a five-month deployment aboard the guided-missile frigate USS Halyburton (FFG 40).

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