Tuesday, November 26, 2013

U.S. Navy Photo of the Day

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MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Sept. 19, 2013) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52), homeported in Norfolk, Va., is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Christopher B. Stoltz/Released)


Rev. Paul said...

The USS Barry's previous incarnation (DD-933) was part of our destroyer squadron in the early to mid-70's, homeported in Elefsina, Greece. Interesting to see that the mission hasn't changed much, 40 years later.

DR said...

That is one thing you got to love about the Navy, and the military in general, history and tradition. I will email you a photo of your USS Barry.

Thank you for your service my friend.