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Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail secure a stopper to the anchor chain after releasing the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

A member of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail stands by during anchoring activities aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail stand by as preparations are made to release the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

A member of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail uses a stopper wrench to adjust the chain stopper turnbuckle on the anchor chain of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail remove a buckler plate from a hawsepipe as preparations are made to release the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail secure a stopper to the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail secure a stopper to the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail secure a stopper to the anchor chain after releasing the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

A member of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail uses a stopper wrench to adjust the chain stopper turnbuckle on the anchor chain of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail secure a stopper to the anchor chain after releasing the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail secure a stopper to the anchor chain after releasing the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail secure a stopper to the anchor chain after releasing the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail stand by as the anchor is released aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail stand by as preparations are made to release the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail secure a stopper to the anchor chain after releasing the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail look through a porthole to provide information to the bridge as the anchor is released aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69)

Members of the 1ST Division (Deck Force) anchor detail stand by as preparations are made to release the anchor aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69). Two hawsepipe buckler plates are in the foreground

Crew members lock the pelican hook to secure the anchor chain during anchor detail aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71)

Members of the anchor detail stand by on the forecastle aboard the guided missile cruiser USS YORKTOWN (CG 48)

Ship's Serviceman 1ST Class Joe Lewis, assigned to the sea and anchor detail, stands ready with sound-powered phones aboard the salvage ship USS GRAPPLE (ARS 53) as it prepares to get underway. The GRAPPLE is towing three ocean minesweepers to the Persian Gulf to support US Navy escort operations

Storekeeper SEAMAN (SKSA) Talbert talks to the bridge while on sea and anchor detail aboard the tank landing ship USS SUMTER (LST 1181) which is on a six-month West African training cruise

Sailors assigned to the sea and anchor detail aboard the tank landing ship USS BARNSTABLE COUNTY (LST-1197) man their stations as the ship comes alongside the pier during the annual West Africa Training Cruise. The BARNSTABLE COUNTY will visit eight nations during the six-week cruise, conducting training with the armed forces of each host nation, working on community relations projects and delivering humanitarian aid

The commanding officer of the command ship USS LA SALLE (AGF-3) and members of the sea and anchor detail watch from a bridge wing as coalition military personnel and civil officials gather on the pier to welcome the arriving ship. The LA SALLE has come to Ash Shuaybah to mark the re-opening of the city's port facility following Operation Desert Storm

Members of the sea and anchor detail stand beneath the jack on the bow of the battleship USS WISCONSIN (BB-64) as the ship ties up to the pier. The WISCONSIN has returned to Norfolk following its deployment to the Persian Gulf region for Operation Desert Shield and Operation Desert Storm

Sailors assigned to the sea and anchor detail aboard the tank landing ship USS SPARTANBURG COUNTY (LST-1192) tend to the mooring lines as the ship ties up at the pier. The SPARTANBURG COUNTY has returned to Little Creek following its deployment to the Persian Gulf region for Operation Desert Shield and Operation Desert Storm

Members of the sea and anchor detail aboard the aircraft carrier USS MIDWAY (CV-41) watch from the fantail as the ship departs Yokosuka for the last time. The MIDWAY, which as been based in Japan since 1973, will be replaced by the aircraft carrier USS INDEPENDENCE (CV-62) as the Navy's forward-based aircraft carrier

Sailors cast off mooring lines during sea and anchor detail for the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN-73) which will patrol the Adriatic Sea in support of Operation Joint Endeavor

Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS SAIPAN (LHA 2) spray down the anchor chain on the forecastle during sea and anchor detail

US Navy Boatswain's Mate SEAMAN Gary Granger and US Navy Boatswain's Mate Third Class Matthew Berlind hoist the pelican hook up to the anchor chain during sea and anchor detail as USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN 75) prepares to get underway for a six month cruise. Truman is on its maiden deployment to the Mediterranean Sea and Persian Gulf

Aboard USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN 75), US Navy SEAMAN Valerie Armstrong and US Navy SEAMAN Brandon M. Lemoine haul in mooring lines during sea and anchor detail, while US Navy SEAMAN Janell Simmons stands watch as a sound-powered phone talker. Truman is on its maiden deployment to the Mediterranean Sea and Persian Gulf

US Navy SEAMAN Blaire Mammel stands watch as phonetalker in the hangar bay of USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN 75) as part of sea and anchor detail during and underway replenishment with USS ARCTIC (AOE 8) (not shown)

US Navy (USN) Sailors assigned to a sea and anchor detail aboard the amphibious transport dock USS DUBUQUE (LPD 8) gather to discuss procedures, in support of exercise NORTHERN EDGE 2002

Operation Specialist 3rd Class Jeremy Dancer stands a lookout watch for Sea and Anchor Detail, on the signal bridge, as USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) departs Naval Station Norfolk

Two sailors aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43) prepare line for sea and anchor detail during a recent Tiger Cruise.

US Navy (USN) SEAMAN (SN) Edwin Laureano stands helmsman watch and executes rudder orders during sea and anchor detail on board the Yokosuka based USN Arleigh Burke Class Guided Missile Destroyer USS CURTIS WILBUR (DDG 54). The WILBUR, currently deployed in the 7th Fleet area of responsibility (AOR), undergoing testing and qualification by Afloat Training Group (ATG) and Commander, Destroyer Squadron 15, during the ships Mid-Cycle assessment

US Navy (USN) Boatswains Mate Third Class (BM3) Chris Martin stands lee helmsman watch during sea and anchor detail, as the USN Arleigh Burke Class Guided Missile Destroyer USS CURTIS WILBUR (DDG 54) puts to sea. The WILBUR, currently deployed in the 7th Fleet area of responsibility (AOR), undergoing testing and qualification by Afloat Training Group (ATG) and Commander, Destroyer Squadron 15, during the ships Mid-Cycle assessment

During the Special Sea and Anchor Detail, Boatswain Mates place the �pelican hooks� on the anchor chain to hold the anchors securely in place aboard USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67).

Hospital Corpsman Retroyeo Conner is the duty corpsman during a sea and anchor detail.

ailors assigned to deck department aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHA 4) conducts a sea and anchor detail as the ship departs from San Diego on deployment.

Sailors assigned to Deck Department's 2nd Division heave a mooring line into the hangar bay aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) during the ship's sea and anchor detail.

Seaman Joanna Rippee from Springfield, Mo., prepares mooring lines on the fantail during a sea and anchor detail aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

US Navy (USN) SEAMAN (SN) Joanna Rippee prepares mooring lines on the fantail as part of a Sea and Anchor detail onboard the USN Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS RONALD REAGAN (CVN 76). A Sea and Anchor detail is set in preparation for a ship's arrival and departure to and from ports. The REAGAN is currently underway conducting routine carrier operation in the Pacific Ocean

US Navy (USN) SEAMAN (SN) Patrick Gokey (bottom), guides a mooring line to Boatswain's Mate Third Class (BM3) David Chisholm on the fantail aboard the Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS RONALD REAGAN (CVN 76) during sea and anchor detail. The sea and anchor detail requires the manning of multiple stations throughout the ship in preparation for a ship's arrival and departure from ports

Sailors assigned to Deck Department guide mooring lines for stowage on the fantail during sea and anchor detail aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

Seaman Kayla Lopez helps stow a mooring line during sea and anchor detail aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

Seaman Paul Shea helps stow a mooring line during sea and anchor detail aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

Deck Department personnel work together to anchor the amphibious assault ship USS Nassau (LHA 4) during Sea & Anchor Detail.

With the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) looming in the background, Deck Department Division Officer Lt.j.g. Jessica Lawrence watch the sea and anchor detail.

The port side Mark II Stockless Anchor is raised aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) after conducting a precision sea and anchor detail off the coast of San Diego.

The port side anchor chains is released into the Pacific Ocean from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) during a Precision Sea and Anchor detail off the coast of San Diego.

US Navy (USN) SEAMAN (SN) Tony A. Brundage stands the starboard aft lookout during a sea and anchor detail aboard the USN Nimitz Class Aircraft Carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72). The LINCOLN and its embarked Carrier Air Wing Two (CVW-2) are currently underway to the Western Pacific Ocean for a scheduled deployment

Seaman Tony A. Brundage stands the starboard aft lookout during a sea and anchor detail.

US Navy (USN) Lieutenant Junior Grade (LTJG) Arthur Castro (center) reviews a Personnel Qualification Standard visitor onboard the USN Amphibious Command Ship, USS BLUE RIDGE (LCC 19) during sea and anchor detail. The BLUE RIDGE is currently underway for a two-day "tiger cruise" event, off the coast of Tokyo, Japan, hosting friends and family members and familiarizing them with life at sea

Sailors from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan's (CVN 76) deck department listen to instructions prior to heaving a mooring line during a sea and anchor detail.

Seaman Victoria Shearer from Marble Falls, Texas, leads the heaving of a mooring line as USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) gets underway during sea and anchor detail.

On board the U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke Class (Flight I) Guided Missile Destroyer, USS CARNEY (DDG 64), Sailors work together during Sea and Anchor Detail as they pull away from the port of Vasco Nunez de Balboa on Aug. 24, 2004, to commence at-sea portion of Panamax 2006 exercise. Panamax is a multinational training exercise tailored to the defense of the Panama Canal, involving civil and military forces from the region. U.S. Navy PHOTO by Mass Communication SPECIALIST 2nd Class Christopher Perez) (Released)

On board the U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke Class (Flight I) Guided Missile Destroyer, USS CARNEY (DDG 64), Sailors work together during Sea and Anchor Detail as they sail under the Bridge of the Americas, as the ship departs Vasco Nunez de Balboa on Aug. 24, 2004, to commence at-sea portion of Panamax 2006 exercise. Panamax is a multinational training exercise tailored to the defense of the Panama Canal, involving civil and military forces from the region. (U.S. Navy PHOTO by Mass Communication SPECIALIST 2nd Class Christopher Perez) (Released)

Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV), the Honorable Dr. Donald C. Winter observes the guided-missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67) during her sea and anchor detail from the ship�s port bridge-wing.

US Navy SEAMAN Said Said stands watch as Deck Log Recorder during a sea and anchor detail on the bridge of the Oliver Hazard Perry Class Guided Missile Frigate USS GARY (FFG 51) during the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Natural Disaster Drill at Tokyo, Japan. GARY's Sailors will help extract Japanese government personnel during a simulated natural disaster in the city. In the background is Tokyo's famous Rainbow Bridge. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication SPECIALIST 1ST Class Paul J. Phelps) (Released)

Sailors on board amphibious transport dock USS Juneau (LPD 10) heave in mooring lines during a special sea and anchor detail as the ship departs from Okinawa, Japan.

Storekeeper Seaman Kirt Q. Hicks salutes the Ensign as Storekeeper Seaman Mathew King lowers it, as a part of the sea and anchor detail in preparation for getting underway.

Fire Controlman 2nd Class Nathan Becker wraps a line around a bollard on the flight deck aboard the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS O'Kane (DDG 77) during sea and anchor detail.

Seaman Vanessa Baker heaves a mooring line onto the fantail of Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan during sea and anchor detail.

Ensign Cory Alexander scans the water for surface contacts using a bearing circle while on bridge watch during sea and anchor detail aboard the amphibious command ship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19).

Chief Quartermaster George Saxton and Lt. j.g. Thomas Scazzafavo look on as Quartermaster 3rd Class Cesar Briones plots a new course during sea and anchor detail aboard the amphibious command ship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19).

Operations Specialist Seaman Bryan Bennett of New York City gives reports of surface contacts during sea and anchor detail aboard the amphibious command ship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19).

Quartermaster 3rd Class Cesar Briones gives bearing reports of surface contacts using a Alidade telescopic during sea and anchor detail aboard the amphibious command ship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19).

A sailor assigned to the amphibious command ship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) looks out from a mooring station during sea and anchor detail.

Seaman Derek Lariche pulls a mooring line during sea and anchor detail aboard the guided missile frigate USS Doyle (FFG 39) as the ship enters port in Guatemala.

A Sailor assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) looks out from a mooring station during sea and anchor detail as the ship arrives in Sasebo for a scheduled port visit.

Quartermaster Seaman Ricky C. Rodriguez uses a gyrocompass during sea and anchor detail aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49).

Seaman Charlotte B. Pounds, from Atlanta, stands a watch as aft lookout sound powered phone talker during sea and anchor detail aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49).

Quartermaster Seaman Ricky C. Rodrigez uses a gyro compass during sea and anchor detail aboard he amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49).

Sailors stand watch on the bridge of the littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) during a sea and anchor detail as the ship transits from Naval Weapons Station Yorktown, Va.

Sailors tend a mooring line during sea and anchor detail aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49).

Civilian mariners aboard the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) wash down the port anchor chain during a sea and anchor detail as the ship prepares to get underway.

Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Joshua Shiek and Seaman Mark Paolucci coil down a line during sea and anchor detail.

Seaman Miguel Mora throws a heaving line to USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) during sea and anchor detail aboard USS Laboon (DDG 58).

Line handlers aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58) heave a mooring line during sea and anchor detail in preparation to depart Faslane, Scotland.

Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58) heave a mooring line during sea and anchor detail as Laboon gets underway after a port visit to Tallinn, Estonia.

Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58) heave mooring lines during sea and anchor detail as the Laboon departs Helsinki, Finland.

Sailors man the forecastle of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) during sea and anchor detail as the ship returns to Fleet Activities Yokosuka.

Operations Specialist Seaman Coty White, assigned to the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2), reports surface contacts on a sound powered phone as a part of the special sea and anchor detail.

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Kenneth Stearly, from San Diego, strikes the ship's bell during sea and anchor detail aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73).

Sailors from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force observe the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) during sea and anchor detail.

Sailors haul in mooring lines during sea and anchor detail aboard the guided-missile frigate USS McClusky (FFG 41) while getting underway for Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2010.

Fire Controlman 2nd Class Kevin Walters hauls in a mooring line during sea and anchor detail aboard the guided-missile frigate USS McClusky (FFG 41) while getting underway for Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2010.

Ship's Serviceman Seaman Elliott Walker and Information System Technician 3rd Class Thomas Scarpitto prepare to heave in mooring lines during sea and anchor detail aboard USS Kearsarge (LHD3.

Lt. Scott Purcell supervises sea and anchor detail from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2).

Seamen Denver Craig, left, and Tyler Ross heave in a mooring line during special sea and anchor detail as the amphibious transport dock ship USS Denver (LPD 9).

Lt. Cmdr. Gregory Allgaier directs tugboats during the special sea and anchor detail aboard the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2)

Operations Specialist 3rd Class Stephen Sittner, from Denver, mans the bridge navigational radar during sea and anchor detail aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Stephanie Hejnal musters the sea and anchor detail as USS Stockdale (DDG 106) gets underway from Chinhae, Republic of Korea.

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Stephanie Hejnal musters the sea and anchor detail as USS Stockdale (DDG 106) gets underway from Chinhae, Republic of Korea.

Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Joanna Myers, front, and Culinary Specialist Seaman Chad Smith man the sea and anchor detail aboard USS Stockdale (DDG 106).

Sailors assigned the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) heave mooring lines during sea and anchor detail. George H.W. Bush is underway conducting a composite training unit exercise.

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Kelly Chan stands watch as the petty officer in charge of a mooring line during sea and anchor detail aboard USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19).

nsign Morgan Hill, left, and Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Kelvin Tice release the hawser stopper during sea and anchor detail aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Gunston Hall (LSD 44).

Sailors man a line during sea and anchor detail aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur (DDG 73).

Cryptologic Technician (Technical) Seaman Erika Berry and Cryptologic Technician (Collection) Robert Toohey heave a line during sea and anchor detail aboard USS Decatur (DDG 73).