Category Archives: USS NEW YORK & Sister Ships

USS New York will return home after 8-month deployment

Christy Turner WOKV TV Jacksonville, FL —More than 360 sailors aboard the USS New York will be reunited with their families after an eight-month deployment at sea Sunday. Bill Austin, the Naval Station Mayport Public Affairs Officer, says there’s a lot of excitement surrounding their arrival at Naval Station Mayport. “Many of them [family members] […]

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USS New York Hosts Change of Command

MC2 Amanda E. Cabasos, USS New York (LPD 21) Public Affairs Mayport Mirror USS New York (LPD 21) held a change of command ceremony on the flight deck while underway in the Gulf of Aden, May 1. Capt. Christopher W. Brunett, from Buffalo, New York, turned over command of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship to […]

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An unlikely Marine duet

Cpl. Todd Michalek Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System USS NEW YORK, At Sea – The sound of two guitars, woven together seamlessly with a smooth baritone voice, echoes through the darkened passageways of the USS New York. But it’s not a recording coming out of a cheap speaker; it’s two Marines creating music in […]

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