The Navy and Marine Corps team aboard the ship supported security efforts during the APEC leaders summit.
Participants from 27 nations took part in the symposium at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies.
NMCB 1's Guam detachment relieved the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit as Typhoon Yutu recovery efforts continue.
The two navies wrapped up their 24th annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) exercise, Nov. 16.
Capt. Eric J. Anduze relieved Capt. Brett E. Crozier as commanding officer of USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), Nov. 16.
The Ronald Reagan and John C. Stennis carrier strike groups are conducting high-end dual carrier operations.
Part of an annual mine countermeasures exercise series between the U.S. Navy and JMSDF, the Royal Australian Navy will join for the first time this year.
The amphibious transport dock ship arrived in Port Moresby, Nov. 13, marking second time a U.S. ship has visited Papua New Guinea in two months.
U.S. 7th Fleet
After initially transporting Marines, the ship has been moving Guam Army National Guard soldiers and equipment to Saipan to support Typhoon Yutu recovery.
Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Korea recently decommissioned its Seoul-based headquarters after 61 years of operation at U.S Army Garrison Yongsan.