U.S. Navy’s Overseas Force Structure Changes
The U.S. Navy announced today that the ballistic missile defense (BMD)-capable guided missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) and USS Milius (DDG 69) will become part of the Forward Deployed Naval Forces (FDNF) based at Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan.
USS BENFOLD: Team-Building Event for a Yard-Weary Crew
SAN DIEGO -- In the weeks leading up to the USS Benfold crew heard about a wardroom-sponsored event involving a day off work for team-building. In spite of all the mystery, the entire crew was brimming with excitement that morning as they arrived at Admiral Baker Park.