USS Benfold Changes Command
YOKOSUKA, Japan – Cmdr. Leroy Mitchell relieved Cmdr. Justin Harts as commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) on May 5, 2017.
Vice Admiral Rowden Paints Battle "E" on USS Benfold
YOKOSUKA, Japan (Apr. 14, 2017) Vice Adm. Tom Rowden, Commander Naval Surface Forces, helps the crew of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile USS Benfold (DDG 65) paint all five Maritime Warfare Excellence Awards on the side of the ship. Rowden visited the ship during Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 15’s Surface Warfare Officer Summit Apr. 10-14. (U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Haley Burgess/ Released)