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June Community Calendar

June Community Calendar

PARENT, CHILD COMMUNICATION JUNE 26 — A parent and child communication class will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. at Military and Family Support Center Pearl Harbor. The class is designed to maintain healthy family relationships and will discuss techniques suitable for each age group. FMI: www.greatlifehawaii.com/family-support/mfsc-class-schedule or 474-1999. TIME MANAGEMENT JUNE 26 — […]

Surf’s up at All-Military Classic

Surf’s up at All-Military Classic

All-Military Surf Classic took place June 10 at Kalaeloa White Plains Beach. The event featured age groups for open men, open women and active duty. Photo by MC1 Corwin Colbert

Commissaries support Feds Feed Families

Commissaries support Feds Feed Families

Jessica Rouse DeCA public affairs specialist Defense Commissary Agency’s (DeCA) employees and patrons have enlisted to fight against hunger. Since 2010, federal agencies have supported the annual Feds Feed Families campaign as a way to help food banks and pantries around the country stay stocked during the summer months – when the need increases and […]

U.S. Navy identifies seven deceased Fitzgerald Sailors

U.S. Navy identifies seven deceased Fitzgerald Sailors

U.S. 7th Fleet Public Affairs The remains of seven Sailors previously reported missing were located in flooded berthing compartments, after divers gained access to the spaces, June 18, that were damaged when USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) was involved in a collision with the Philippine-flagged merchant vessel ACX Crystal. The incident is currently under investigation. The […]

Navy family in Yokosuka rallies to support USS Fitzgerald

Navy family in Yokosuka rallies to support USS Fitzgerald

Tanya King Commander, Naval Forces Japan Public Affairs Office Sailors and community members from Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY) in Japan, are rallying around the crew and families of USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) following the June 17 collision with a merchant vessel 56 nautical miles southwest of Yokosuka that resulted in the death of seven […]

Planes align at Hickam during Vietnam War

Planes align at Hickam during Vietnam War

The photo here shows the Hickam Air Force Base flight line in the 1960s during the Vietnam War. This year commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. Photo courtesy of the Hawaii Department of Transportation

Navy HHG encourages Sailors to complete customer satisfaction survey

Suzanna Brugler Naval Supply Systems Command Global Logistics Support Deputy, Office of Corporate Communications Naval Supply Systems Command Global Logistics Support (NAVSUP GLS) Household Goods (HHG) encouraged Sailors to provide feedback concerning their military move experience by completing the customer satisfaction survey (CSS), June 16. “Your feedback has a direct impact on future moves for […]

Navy family offers support for USS Fitzgerald

Navy family offers support for USS Fitzgerald

Sean Stackley Acting Secretary of the Navy Office of the Secretary of the Navy We are all deeply saddened by the tragic loss of our fellow shipmates as a result of Friday’s collision between USS Fitzgerald and a commercial container ship, and our thoughts and prayers are with their families. As details emerge, we can […]

John Finn transits the Panama Canal

John Finn transits the Panama Canal

Lt. Tyler Barker USS John Finn (DDG 113) Public Affairs Two weeks into its maiden voyage across the Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean, the Ar-leigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John Finn (DDG 113) has visited three nations and demonstrated proficiency in a variety of warfare areas as the crew sails to its homeport of San […]

USS Carl Vinson departs JBPHH for home

USS Carl Vinson departs JBPHH for home

MC2 Zackary Alan Landers USS Carl Vinson Public Affairs Aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 2 departed Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam June 17 after a scheduled four-day port visit. The guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) and guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108) arrived June […]