Surface Warfare Magazine
Sharing stories and news from Sailors across the U.S. Navy’s Surface Forces
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SURFACE WARFARE MAGAZINE STAFF


Commander, Naval Surface Forces
Vice Adm. Thomas S. Rowden
Public Affairs Officer
Cmdr. Tamsen A. Reese
Editorial Advisor
Lt. Rebecca Haggard
Executive Editor
MCCS Michael Mitchell
Managing Editor, Layout & Design
MC1 Trevor Welsh
Layout & Design
MC2 Phil Ladouceur
MC2 Zachary Bell
Mr. Nicholas Groesch
 

 Personal Readiness

 
CIC
SWO Opportunities
 

 Combat Readiness

 
Dawn Blitz 2015
US Navy Photo
USS Fort Worth completes first CARAT exercise with Bangladesh Navy
Photo by MC2 Justin Stumberg
USS Wayne E. Meyer Hosts U.S. Naval Academy Midshipmen
 

 Blog

 
 

 Material Readiness

 
Courtesy of Naval Sea Systems Command, Maintenance Engineering Division
Photo by MC2 Carlos M. Vazquez II
3-M Inspections
USS Cowpens Holds Cruiser Modernization Induction
 

 Heritage & Recognition

 
Sybil Stockdale
USS Simpson
Cmdr. Everett Alvarez, Jr. (USN Ret.)
USS William P. Lawrence Honors Fallen with 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

Winter 2016 - Volume 49

Charter
Surface Warfare Magazine is the professional magazine of the surface warfare community. Its purpose is to educate its readers on surface warfare missions and programs, with a particular focus on U.S. surface ships and commands. This journal will also draw upon the Surface Force’s rich historical legacy to instill a sense of pride and professionalism among community members and to enhance reader awareness of the increasing relevance of surface warfare for our nation’s defense.

The opinions and assertions herein are the personal views of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official views of the U.S. Government, the Department of Defense or the Department of the Navy.

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Authorization
Surface Warfare Magazine is published quarterly from appropriated funds by authority of the Chief of Naval Operations in accordance with NPPR P-35. The Secretary of the Navy has determined that this publication is necessary in the transaction of business required by law of the Department of the Navy. Use of funds for printing this publication has been approved by the Navy Publications and Printing Policy Committee. Reproductions are encouraged with proper citation. Controlled circulation.


Cover: A Standard Missile 2 is fired from the guided-missile destroyer USS William P. Lawrence (DDG 110). Photo by Personnel Specialist 3rd Class Alexis Tincoff
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