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Former Naval Station Norfolk CO is guest speaker for Navy Birthday presentation

Story by Max Lonzanida on 10/10/2018 In 1972, Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Elmo R. Zumwalt authorized official recognition of 13 October as the birthday of the U.S. Navy. Since then, each Chief of Naval Operations has encouraged a Navy-wide celebration of this occasion "to enhance a greater appreciation of
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Sister-in-laws share a touching moment aboard the USS Wisconsin (BB-64)

Story by Max Lonzanida on 10/05/2018 For centuries service men and women have answered the call of duty in national defense. Nothing so solemnly affirms one's commitment to that duty better than the enlistment oath of office. This is according to the U.S Navy's Military Personnel Manual (MILPERSMAN) 1160-20. But
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NMCP Nurses Augment NMCCL After Hurricane Florence

Story by PO1 Laura Myers on 10/05/2018 Four of Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) intensive care (ICU) nurses spent nearly two weeks augmenting Naval Medical Center Camp Lejeune (NMCCL) staff after Hurricane Florence hit North Carolina, Sep. 18 - 29. The NMCP ICU nurses, Lt. Zackrey Gray, Lt. Cmdr. Bria
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CNATTU Norfolk and Oceana Participate in NAS Oceana Air Show STEM Event

By Aviation Electricians Mate 1st Class Jeffrey P. Helgesen, Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit Norfolk VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. Over 100 Sailor and Marine instructors from Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit (CNATTU) Norfolk and Oceana volunteered to teach students at a three-day science, technology, engineering and mathematic
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Re-enlistment is a family affair aboard the U.S.S Wisconsin (BB-64)

Story by Max Lonzanida on 10/04/2018 For centuries service men and women have answered the call of duty in national defense. Nothing so solemnly affirms one's commitment to that duty better than the enlistment oath of office. This is according to the U.S Navy's Military Personnel Manual (MILPERSMAN) 1160-20. But
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ATG Norfolk Holds Change of Command

Story by SA Isaac Champlain on 10/02/2018 Capt. Zoah Scheneman was relieved by Cmdr. William M. Harkin as commanding officer, ATG Norfolk. Guest speaker, Capt. Robert A. Hall Jr., commander of ATG Atlantic, spoke to attendees emphasizing Scheneman's wealth of experience and devotion to his Sailors. "He's always looking out
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Veterans groups travel from far, far away to experience Naval Museum

Story by Max Lonzanida on 10/02/2018 The Hampton Roads Naval Museum, located on the second floor of Nauticus, showcases over 240 years of Naval history as it relates to the Hampton Roads Area. Museum staff members often tout the museum as the coffee shop located inside of a library a
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USNS Comfort to visit SOUTHCOM AOR

Story by Raymond Sarracino on 10/01/2018 Hospital ship to depart Norfolk Oct. 11 for Enduring Promise mission in Latin America MIAMI The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) is scheduled to depart Naval Station Norfolk, Va., Oct. 11 en route to South America and Central America where it
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CIWT Commissions New Chief Warrant Officer

Story by Glenn Sircy on 09/28/2018 PENSACOLA, Fla. A senior chief intelligence specialist assigned to the Center for Information Warfare Training (CIWT) was commissioned as a chief warrant officer (CWO) during a ceremony at the Mustin Beach Officers Club onboard Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida, Sept. 28. Chief Warrant Officer
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Ground Zero Flag Flown aboard USS John Warner

Story by CPO Darryl Wood on 09/27/2018 John Warner's Chief of the Boat Anthony Amato, a Peekskill, NY native, was instrumental in coordinating a ceremony onboard the submarine. "For our 9/11 remembrance onboard John Warner I recited over the boats announcement system the events as they unfolded on September 11,
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Museum Educators inspire and educate record number of 5th grade students at 2018 NAS Oceana Air Show

Story by Max Lonzanida on 09/25/2018 The 2018 NAS Oceana Air Show brought in scores of visitors from near and far to experience thrilling aerial acrobatics. The facility is the US Navy's East Coast Master Jet Base, and home to squadrons of F/A-18 Hornets and Super Hornets. This is i
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