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A Time of Great Consequence

A Time of Great Consequence

The 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks offers Americans an opportunity to remember the victims of that horrific day and reflect on the courage and bravery of the first responders who tirelessly worked to save lives in New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. The attacks galvanized the country and resulted in unprecedented unity among the American people.

Members of the State Department distribute toys and supplies to Afghan evacuees aboard Naval Air Station (NAS) Sigonella, after disembarking a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III, Aug. 26, 2021. - NAVAL AIR STATION SIGONELLA, Italy (Aug. 26, 2021) Members of the State Department distribute toys and supplies to Afghan evacuees aboard Naval Air Station (NAS) Sigonella, after disembarking a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III, Aug. 26, 2021. NAS Sigonella is currently supporting the Department of Defense mission to facilitate the safe departure and relocation of U.S. citizens, Special Immigration Visa recipients, and vulnerable Afghan populations from Afghanistan. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kaila V. Peters)

The Helpers are Here

The Helpers are Here

Within minutes of NAS Sigonella announcing the imminent arrival of evacuees from Afghanistan, the offers of assistance came rolling in from community members near and far.

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Navy Heritage Desks

Navy Heritage Desks

Past and present came together when a team of Seabees crafted a desk made of timber from the Constitution for the Vice President of the United States. The team also built a desk for the Secretary of the Navy made of parts from the frigates USS Constitution, USS Chesapeake, sloop of war USS Constellation, and battleships USS Texas, USS New Jersey, and USS Arizona.

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America’s Pastime and its Naval History

America’s Pastime and its Naval History

America’s Pastime and its Naval History

Photo of a silver circle on a black pedestal. - Photo for Warriors' Circle of Honor.

The National Native American Veterans Memorial:

The National Native American Veterans Memorial:

In a year where everything seems to have been turned upside down or delayed and shut down, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian completed their National Native American Veterans Memorial on time and opened it to the public Veterans Day, November 11, 2020.

A male Navy Sailor stands with his arms folded, smiling for a photo in uniform. - HMAS STIRLING, Australia – U.S. Navy Senior Chief Sonar Technician (Submarine) Kirk Wright, is serving as an exchange senior non-commissioned officer at Royal Australian Navy base HMAS Stirling, Australia, as part of the U.S. Navy’s personnel exchange program. The exchange program is a special duty assignment that allows Sailors to integrate into military units of foreign allies with the intent of building, sustaining and expanding international relationships. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jeanette Mullinax)

U.S. Submariners Serve Down Under

U.S. Submariners Serve Down Under

Under the Navy’s personnel exchange program, select U.S. Navy submariners are training and operating at Royal Australian Navy base HMAS Stirling, Australia, integrated into various RAN units and commands. Australian Submarine Force Commander, RAN Capt. Doug Theobald, who works directly with U.S. exchange personnel at the Perth base, highlighted the program’s significant relationship to the historic U.S. and Australian partnership.

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A Native American Legacy

A Native American Legacy

I think the passion for my culture and family history comes from the experience of losing it and then gaining it back. I know not everyone has the opportunity to grow up knowing their family’s history- who they are and where they come from. If I don’t learn these things and pass them on, my culture and family history eventually die. I don’t want to be the link that breaks that chain, I want to help educate others so our culture and tribal history remains strong for generations to come.

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Poseidon: ‘Eyes, Ears of the fleet’

Poseidon: ‘Eyes, Ears of the fleet’

Knowing your adversaries plans is one of the best ways to defend yourself and defeat them. The U. S. Navy utilizes multiple assets to get ahead of its enemies at sea, on air and on land. The P-8A Poseidon aircraft is one of the most effective tools the Navy has in its arsenal.

A close up of the statue of liberty's face. - "The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World" is recognized as a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The statue overlooks the New York Harbor and former site of the North and South Towers of the World Trade Center. On September 11, we remember and honor 2,977 people killed in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center site, near Shanksville, Pa., and at the Pentagon.

MCPON Visits 9/11 Memorial & Museum

MCPON Visits 9/11 Memorial & Museum

The National September 11 Memorial is a tribute of remembrance and honor to the 2,977 people killed in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center site, near Shanksville, Pa., and at the Pentagon, as well as the six people killed in the World Trade Center bombing in February 1993. Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Russell Smith visited to pay his respects.

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Music in the Schools

Music in the Schools

The United States Navy Band travels throughout the year to different schools ranging from kindergarten through high school, performing for students and faculty. In addition they also interact with the students making connections and talking to them about the Navy.