Sailors assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11 don chemical, biological, and radiological gear during a battalion-wide drill onboard Naval Construction Battalion Center Gulfport, Miss., July 6. Photos by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Collin Turner.
Santa Rita, Guam
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1 is forward deployed to execute construction, humanitarian and foreign assistance, special operations combat service support, and theater security cooperation in support of U.S. Pacific Command. Photos by Steelworker 2nd Class Emily Garza.
Key West, Florida
Construction Mechanic 3rd Class Nicholas Hodges, assigned to Naval Cargo Handling Battalion 1, maneuvers a rigid inflatable boat with a Millennia Military Vehicle into the mission bay of USNS Spearhead (T-EPF 1), July 5. SPS-EPF 17 is a U.S. Navy deployment, executed by U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet, focused on subject matter expert exchanges with partner nation militaries and security forces in Central and South America. Photos by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jeremy Starr.
Construction Electrician 2nd Class Alan Thomas, from Copperas Cove, TX, competed in sitting volleyball, track and wheelchair basketball and will compete in cycling during this year’s 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games, at Soldier Field, Chicago, Ill. Approximately 250 seriously wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans will participate in this year’s competition, representing the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Coast Guard, Air Force and U.S. Special Operations Command.
Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 3 interacted with kindergarten students at Sasebo School House during a community relations event. NMCB 3 is forward deployed to support major combat operations, humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operations. Photos courtesy of NMCB3