Surface Warfare Magazine
Sharing stories and news from Sailors across the U.S. Navy’s Surface Forces
Commander's Corner
VADM Rowden

SURFACE WARFARE MAGAZINE STAFF


Commander Naval Surface Forces Vice Adm. Thomas S. Rowden, USN
Public Affairs Officer Cmdr. Tamsen A. Reese, USN
Editorial Advisor Lt. Richard S. Chernitzer, USN
Executive Editor MCCS (SW/AW) Donnie W. Ryan, USN
Managing Editor, Design & Layout MC1(SW/AW) Rosalie Garcia, USN
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.

Contributions and Feedback Welcome
Send articles, photographs (min. 300 dpi electronic) and feedback to:

Managing Editor, Surface Warfare Magazine
Commander, Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet
Public Affairs Office N01P
2841 Rendova Road, San Diego, CA 92155
Email: surface_warfare_maga@navy.mil
Phone: (619) 437- 2735

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.

 Combat Readiness

USS Fort Worth Crew Participates in TGEX, Begins Final Preparations for First Deployment
Photo By: MC3 Daniel Rolston
International Mine Countermeasures Exercise
USS Milius Wraps up Task Group Exercise, Heads West on Deployment

 Material Readiness

USS Montgomery Christening
USS Ingraham Decommissioned after 25 years of Service
USS Donald Cook

 Blog

 Personal Readiness

autonomous unmanned surface vehicle
LCSRON 2 Established 2014
Combat Engineers
Photo courtesy of: The Royal Netherlands Navy by SMJR Gerben van Es
Photo By: Shelby F.W. West

 Awards and Recognition

USS Mobile Bay Honors Fallen Shipmate on Veterans Day
Photo By: The Rachael Ray Show , David M. Russell
LCSRON 1 Sailor Named Mineman of the Year
DDG 66

Winter 2015 - Volume 45 Download

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