USS McClusky
Decommissioned January 9, 2015
USS McClusky Returns from Final Deployment
FILE PHOTO. PEARL HARBOR (July 7, 2010) The guided-missile frigate USS McClusky (FFG 41) transits to a formation of U.S. and coalition forces during Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2010 exercises. RIMPAC is a biennial, multinational exercise designed to strengthen regional partnerships and improve multinational interoperability. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Benjamin Stevens/Released)
USS McClusky Returns from Final Deployment
By Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet Public Affairs
Media interested in covering the return of USS McClusky should contact Naval Surface Forces Public Affairs Office by 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25 at (619) 437-3873 and plan to meet at Naval Base San Diego Pass/ID office at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 26 to gain access to the base.

SAN DIEGO - The guided missile frigate USS McClusky (FFG 41) is scheduled to return from its final deployment to the 4th Fleet Area of Responsibility (AOR) Sept. 26 to make preparations for decommissioning.

While in the 4th Fleet AOR, McClusky participated in Operation Martillo. Operation Martillo is a U.S., European, and Western Hemisphere partner-nation effort targeting illicit trafficking routes in coastal waters by Central America. Joint Interagency Task Force-South, a component of U.S. Southern Command leads U.S. military participation.

McClusky is scheduled to be formally decommissioned in January.

Joint, interagency and international relationships strengthen U.S. 3rd Fleet's ability to respond to crises and protect the collective maritime interests of the U.S. and its allies and partners.
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