Category Archives: USS NEW YORK & Sister Ships

USS New York recognized for good works

PO2 Amanda E. Brittingham of USS New York Public Affairs reports in the Mayport Mirror that the crew of the USS New York (LPD 21) placed first in the Navy’s annual Community Service Program contest in the Health, Safety and Fitness Flagship and the Project Good Neighbor Flagship Award categories and second in the Personal Excellence Flagship Award. […]

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USS Somerset arrives in Singapore

The USS Somerset arrived in Singapore for a scheduled port visit on November 13, 2016 while on her maiden voyage. This will be the first port visit for the ship’s crew. During their stay, Sailors and Marines aboard USS Somerset plan to meet and befriend the local community via service projects and will also conduct professional exchanges […]

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Hundreds of sailors deploy, as USS Somerset heads to Middle East

As part of the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group, the USS Somerset began its maiden deployment from San Diego on Friday, reports 10 News.com San Diego. The Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group also includes the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island and amphibious dock landing ship USS Comstock. Aboard the USS Somerset is a crew of 375 sailors, and 700 […]

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