1. Essex Embarks Radiological Assessment Control Team

    SEA OF JAPAN (March 19, 2011) Members of a Navy radiological assistance team debark from a CH-53 Sea Stallion on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2). Essex, USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) and USS Germantown (LSD 42) with the embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit are currently operating off the coast of Hachinohe in northeast Japan in support of Operation Tomodachi. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Johnie Hickmon)
  2. USS McCampbell Crew Sets Standard for Giving

  3. Seabees Survey Destruction in Sendai

  4. Ronald Reagan Crew Donates Personal Items to Japanese

    PACIFIC OCEAN (March 18, 2011) Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) organize clothing donated by the crew of Ronald Reagan for displaced Japanese citizens. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Josh Cassatt/Released)
  5. USS Decatur Visits India

    CHENNAI, India (March 17, 2011) Cmdr. Shanti Sethi, commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur (DDG 73) answers question from female students from various city colleges and high schools to commemorate Women's History Month. Sethi brought along eight female Sailors from Decatur to participate in the interaction with the students in Chennai, India. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jennifer A. Villalovos)
  6. 7th Fleet Relief Support Update (March 20)

    PACIFIC OCEAN (March 19, 2011) Sailors and Marines aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) load humanitarian assistance supplies onto an HH-60H Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Black Knights of Anti-Submarine Squadron (HS) 4. Ronald Reagan is operating off the coast of Japan providing humanitarian assistance as directed in support of Operation Tomodachi. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Nicholas A. Groesch)
  7. 7th Fleet Relief Support Update (March 19)

    SUKUISO, Japan (March 18, 2011) Naval Air Crewman 2nd Class Joseph Conant, from Santee, Calif., gives a Japanese woman canned goods during a humanitarian assistance mission. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Dylan McCord/Released)
  8. 7th Fleet Relief Support Update (March 18)

    SEA OF JAPAN (March 18, 2011) -- Aviation boatswain’s mates remove chocks and chains from a CH-46E Sea Knight helicopter as it prepares to take off from the flight deck of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eva-Marie Ramsaran/Released)
  9. Essex ARG, 31st MEU Arrive Off the Coast of Japan

    SEA OF JAPAN (March 18, 2011) A CH-46E Sea Knight helicopter takes off from the flight deck of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2). Essex, USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) and USS Germantown (LSD 42) with the embarked 31st MEU arrived off the coast of the Akita prefecture to await further tasking in support of Operation Tomodachi. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eva-Marie Ramsaran)
  10. 7th Fleet Offers Salvage Support to Tsunami-Battered Japanese City

    HACHINOHE, Japan (March 18, 2011) Lt. Cmdr. Derek Peterson, left, from Cocoa, Fla., a U.S. 7th Fleet salvage officer, views photos of damage caused by a tsunami to the port in Hachinohe. Peterson is meeting with city officials to offer U.S. Navy salvage support and harbor clearance for the Japanese city. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Devon Dow/Released)