1. Pacific Partnership 2012 Ethical Team Drives Sound Decisions

    The Ethics Team for Pacific Partnership 2012 is working to assist medical providers and patients navigate the sometimes difficult ethical decisions.

  2. Peleliu, Coast Guard Assist Merchant Vessel with Medical Evacuation

    USS Peleliu assisted the U.S. Coast Guard with a medical evacuation of a 60-year-old man from a merchant vessel off the California coast, June 4.

    PACIFIC OCEAN (June 4, 2012) Lt. Cmdr. Ron McGuire. left, Lt. Cmdr. Adnan Jaigirdar, and Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Matthew Williams, right, evaluate a 60-year-patient aboard amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jasmine Sheard)
  3. Battle of Midway 70th Anniversary Commemorated at Midway Atoll

    Two veterans of the historic Battle of Midway returned June 4 to the site to observe the 70th anniversary.

    MIDWAY ATOLL (June 4, 2012) American World War II veterans, Sgt. Ed Fox, left, and Col. John F. Miniclier, are honored at the Battle of Midway National Memorial during a ceremony commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Midway. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tiarra Fulgham)
  4. USS Pearl Harbor Sailors, Marines Remember Battle of Midway

    Sailors and Marines remembered the Battle of Midway 70th anniversary during an at-sea ceremony, June 4.

    PACIFIC OCEAN (June 4, 2012) Sailors and Marines salute the colors aboard amphibious dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52) during a commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Midway. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jason Behnke)
  5. 70th Anniversary Battle Of Midway Commemoration Held Aboard USS Midway Museum

    Active duty, retired service members and their families commemorated the 70th Anniversary of The Battle of Midway aboard the USS Midway Museum in San Diego, June 2.

    SAN DIEGO (June 2, 2012) Retired Lt. Cmdr. Jeff Blackman, a Battle of Midway veteran, speaks with a fellow veteran of the battle, retired Rear Adm. Eugene Farrell on the flight deck of the USS Midway Museum prior to the 70th Anniversary of The Battle of Midway Commemoration ceremony.(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Carla Ocampo)
  6. Pacific Partnership Kicks Off with Opening Ceremony in Indonesia

    An opening ceremony was held in Manado June 1 to highlight the start of Pacific Partnership 2012 in Indonesia.

    NORTH SALWESI, Indonesia (June 2, 2012) As part of in- processing aboard Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19), Hospitalman Steven Loll checks an Indonesian patient's heart rate in the Casualty Receiving Department during the Pacific Partnership 2012 mission.(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Clay M. Whaley/Released)
  7. Battle of Midway commemoration honors role of Navy Intelligence

    The critical role of Navy operational intelligence in the Battle of Midway was recognized during a June 1 ceremony commemorating the battle's 70th anniversary.

    PEARL HARBOR (June 1, 2012) Rear Adm. Patrick Driscoll, deputy commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, addresses the audience during a ceremony at U.S. Pacific Fleet headquarters to honor the success of Navy operational intelligence. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class David Kolmel)
  8. USS North Carolina Completes Maiden Western Pacific Deployment

    The submarine returned to Hawaii June 1 following her maiden deployment to the Western Pacific.

    PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (June 1, 2012) Virginia-class submarine USS North Carolina (SSN 777) returns to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam after completing her maiden Western Pacific deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ronald Gutridge)
  9. Blue Ridge Departs Pattaya, Thailand

    The 7th Fleet flagship departed Thailand May 29 following a five-day port visit.

    HUAY YAI, Thailand (May 26, 2012) Ship's  Serviceman Seaman Krista Stelzner, assigned to U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), takes a photo with a Thai girl during a community service event at The Child Development and Protection Center in Huay Yai. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mel Orr)
  10. Makin Island Sailors, Marines Deliver Food to Elderly in Hong Kong

    Sailors and Marines joined local volunteers to help deliver bags of food to residents of the Kwai-Chung Elderly Center May 26.

    HONG KONG (May 25, 2012) Amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) arrives in Hong Kong for a port visit. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist John Lill)