Category Archives: USS NEW YORK & Sister Ships

USS Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group replaced in Middle East

The Virginia-based Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group, which includes the USS Arlington, has been replaced in the Middle East by another Naval group as part of their planned deployment. They are now back in the Mediterranean Sea, writes Brock Vergakis in The Virginian-Pilot. The Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group left Norfolk, Virginia in October. The USS Arlington honors the […]

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Third birthday at sea for USS ARLINGTON

A message from Captain Sean R. Bailey — USS ARLINGTON Families and Friends, please join me in wishing USS ARLINGTON a Happy 3rd Birthday! Today is the third anniversary of the ship’s commissioning when she officially joined the Navy’s role as an active ship. We had the opportunity to celebrate our 3rd Birthday in grand […]

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USS Arlington reports death of Staff Sergeant Louis F. Cardin, USMC

ARLINGTON Family and Friends, It is with a heavy heart that I tell you that we lost one of our Marine team members a few days ago. Staff Sergeant Louis F. Cardin of Temecula, California was tragically killed on March 19. Staff Sergeant Cardin was part of a U.S. Marine Corps detachment located near Makhmur, […]

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