1. Pacific Partnership Conducts Life-Changing Surgeries in Indonesia

    Patients aboard USNS Mercy are preparing to return home June 6 after receiving life-changing surgery, thanks to the Pacific Partnership 2012 mission.

    NORTH SULAWESI, Indonesia (June 5, 2012) Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Marshall Clumpner checks the vital signs of an Indonesian man resting in a medical ward aboard USNS Mercy. (Photo by Kris Radder)
  2. Chafee to Return Home from Deployment

    USS Chafee is set to return to Pearl Harbor June 7 following a six-month deployment to the Western Pacific.

    In this file photo, USS Chafee (DDG 90) maneuvers behind aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) in the Pacific Ocean, Jan. 2, 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans)
  3. USS Greeneville Departs for Western Pacific

    The Los Angeles-class attack submarine departed Joint Base Pearl-Harbor Hickam June 5 for deployment.

    PEARL HARBOR (June 5, 2012) USS Greeneville (SSN 772) departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for a scheduled six-month Western Pacific deployment.
  4. US, Indonesian Partnership Produces Self Sustaining Ecosystem At Bunaken National Park

    The U.S. Consul General of Surabaya visited Bunaken National Marine Park in the province of North Sulawesi, Indonesia, as part of a visit to the Pacific Partnership 2012 mission, June 2.

    NORTH SULAWESI, Indonesia (June 01, 2012)  Kristen Bauer, U.S. Consul General of Surabaya, listens to local fishermen during a round robin discussion at Bunaken National Park on June 2, during Pacific Partnership 2012. Bunaken is a 550-mile natural aquatic reserve established by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in 1997 in partnership with local Indonesian fisheries.(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Stephen M. Votaw)
  5. 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.

  6. 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)
  7. 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)
  8. 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)
  9. 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)
  10. 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)