Monthly Archives: November 2012

George Washington Welcomes JANAFA

By Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Eric D. Moorer YOKOSUKA, Japan (Nov. 29, 2012) – Representatives from the Japan and U.S. Navy Friendship Association (JANAFA) visited the U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) Nov. 29. JANAFA, … Continue reading

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U.S. 7th Fleet Liberty Policy Modified While Comprehensive Review Conducted

From U.S. 7th Fleet Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan – Vice Adm. Scott H. Swift, commander, U.S. 7th Fleet, has temporarily modified the liberty policy for all U.S. military personnel assigned to 7th Fleet while a focused leadership review of the … Continue reading

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Mustin, HSL 51 Det. 6, Enjoy Thanksgiving in East China Sea

By: Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Devon Dow EAST CHINA SEA – Sailors assigned to guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) and the Warlords of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light (HSL) 51 detachment six celebrated the Thanksgiving holiday at sea Nov. … Continue reading

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George Washington CSADD Participate in CFAY Turkey Bowl

By Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Ricardo Guzman YOKOSUKA, Japan (Nov. 25, 2012) The U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington’s (CVN 73) chapter of Coalition of Sailors Against Destructive Decisions (CSADD) participated in Fleet Activities Yokosuka’s CSADD chapter’s 2012 … Continue reading

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George Washington Celebrates Thanksgiving

By Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Brian H. Abel YOKOSUKA, Japan (Nov. 22, 2012) – Sailors assigned to the U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) celebrated Thanksgiving with a special feast Nov. 22. George Washington Sailors, … Continue reading

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USS Stethem Holds Change of Command

Story by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Matthew R. Cole, Navy Public Affairs Support Element, Japan YOKOSUKA, Japan – Cmdr. Christopher W. Adams assumed command of the forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stethem (DDG 63) during a change of … Continue reading

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USS George Washington Returns to Yokosuka after 2012 Patrol

By Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Recruit Spencer Rhoades PACIFIC OCEAN (Nov. 20, 2012) The U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier returned from the second half of its 2012 patrol to its homeport of Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan Nov. 20. USS George … Continue reading

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