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Vessels destroyed at Norfolk 1861.

Vessels destroyed at Norfolk 1861.

Sketch map of "U.S. Navy Yard" vicinity at Portsmouth (Va.) showing buildings, shipbuilding docks, drydock, buoys, and locations of the scuttled U.S. ships "Pennsylvania", "Columbia", "Raritan", and "Delaware".... more

Map of the city of Norfolk and the town of Portsmouth.

Map of the city of Norfolk and the town of Portsmouth.

Scale [ca. 1:4,800]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Oriented with north toward the left. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, varnished, backed by cloth. Includes 6 ill. Al... more

Camp Greble near Norfolk, Va. of the 99th N.Y.S.V. September 2, 1862

Camp Greble near Norfolk, Va. of the 99th N.Y.S.V. September 2, 1862

Twenty-four locations are indexed including "Sutter & Gunmaker, "Photograph Shop," "House for Knapsacks," and "Bowling Alley." Tents of officers and various companies are identified as are cooking houses. Avail... more

Norfolk & Portsmouth, Virginia 1873.

Norfolk & Portsmouth, Virginia 1873.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 958 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

Bird's eye view of Norfolk, Portsmouth and Berkley, Norfolk Co., Va.

Bird's eye view of Norfolk, Portsmouth and Berkley, Norfolk Co., Va.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 959 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 652/2; 651/3

Panorama of Norfolk and surroundings 1892.

Panorama of Norfolk and surroundings 1892.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 960 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and map. AACR2

Confederate Monument in commercial square, Norfolk, VA

Confederate Monument in commercial square, Norfolk, VA

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

Norfolk and vicinity : March 1921

Norfolk and vicinity : March 1921

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Map of the city of Norfolk and vicinity : as authorized by the City Council, November 10th, 1909

Map of the city of Norfolk and vicinity : as authorized by the City Co...

Copy annotated to show unidentified numbered districts. "Lithographed for Morrie Co., Norfolk, Va., by A. Hoen & Co., Balto., Md." Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library o... more

A Sailor aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) throws a mooring line to the pier as the ship prepares to moor in its homeport at Naval Station Norfolk.

A Sailor aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) throws ...

Norfolk, Va. (Nov. 06, 2000) A Sailor aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) throws a mooring line to the pier as the ship prepares to moor in its homeport at Naval Station Norfolk. The Ross retu... more

Line handlers await the arrival of the guided missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71), as the ship returns to its homeport after a six-month deployment .

Line handlers await the arrival of the guided missile destroyer USS Ro...

Norfolk, Va. (Nov. 06, 2000) Line handlers await the arrival of the guided missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71), as the ship returns to its homeport after a six-month deployment in support of Operation Active En... more

A Sailor assigned to the guided missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) greets his wife and new child on the pier after Ross returned to its homeport after a six-month deployment.

A Sailor assigned to the guided missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) gr...

Norfolk, Va. (Nov. 06, 2000) A Sailor assigned to the guided missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) greets his wife and new child on the pier after Ross returned to its homeport after a six-month deployment in sup... more

Nearly 300 Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) return to homeport at Naval Station Norfolk. Ross returned after a six-month deployment in support of Operation Active Endeavour (OAE).

Nearly 300 Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 7...

Norfolk, Va. (Nov. 06, 2000) Nearly 300 Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) return to homeport at Naval Station Norfolk. Ross returned after a six-month deployment in support of Operat... more

Friends and families of the Sailors aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) wait eagerly on the pier, as the ship returns to its homeport after a six month deployment.

Friends and families of the Sailors aboard the guided missile destroye...

Norfolk, Va. (Nov. 06, 2000) Friends and families of the Sailors aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) wait eagerly on the pier, as the ship returns to its homeport after a six month deployment ... more

Almost 300 crew members aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) returned to homeport at Naval Station Norfolk.

Almost 300 crew members aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (...

Norfolk, Va. (Nov. 06, 2000) Almost 300 crew members aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) returned to homeport at Naval Station Norfolk. The Ross returned after a six-month deployment in suppor... more

BB 64 moored at Norfolk, VA

BB 64 moored at Norfolk, VA

Norfolk, VA. (Dec. 07, 2000) The battleship USS Wisconsin (BB 64) sits permanently moored at her final homeport, as a centerpiece exhibit at Norfolks Nauticus Naval Heritage Museum. U.S. Navy photo by Gunner's... more

BB 64 moored at Norfolk, VA

BB 64 moored at Norfolk, VA

Norfolk, VA. (Dec. 12, 2000) The battleship USS Wisconsin (BB 64) sits permanently moored at her final homeport, as a centerpiece exhibit at Norfolks Nauticus Naval Heritage Museum. U.S. Navy photo by Gunner's... more

Visitors tour the battleship USS Wisconsin

Visitors tour the battleship USS Wisconsin

Norfolk, VA. (Apr. 16, 2001) Visitors walk the main deck aboard the battleship USS Wisconsin (BB 64) during the grand opening as a permanent center piece exhibit at Norfolks Nauticus Naval Heritage Museum. The... more

U.S. Navy SEAL Chief Matthew J. Bourgeois

U.S. Navy SEAL Chief Matthew J. Bourgeois

Norfolk, VA (Sep. 20, 2001) Navy SEAL (SEa, Air, Land) Chief Hospital Corpsman Matthew J. Bourgeois, 35, from Tallahassee, FL. Chief Bourgeois was killed Wednesday, March 27, 2002 while conducting small unit t... more

Helicopter Combat Support Squadron (Special) Four (HC-4)

Helicopter Combat Support Squadron (Special) Four (HC-4)

Norfolk, VA (Dec. 06, 2001) A Search and Rescue (SAR) swimmer assigned to the "Red Wolves" of Helicopter Combat Support Squadron (Special) Four (HC-4) is hoisted back aboard an HH-60H Sea Hawk helicopter while... more

President Bush on board Enterprise

President Bush on board Enterprise

Norfolk, Va. (Dec. 07, 2001) President George W. Bush delivers a speech commemorating the 60th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor to a group of Pearl Harbor survivors and sailors of the Atlantic Fleet on... more

Lt j.g. Travis Overstreet, assigned to Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron One Two Five (VAW-125)

Lt j.g. Travis Overstreet, assigned to Carrier Airborne Early Warning ...

Norfolk, VA. (Jun. 20, 2002) Lt j.g. Travis Overstreet, assigned to Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron One Two Five (VAW-125), receives a hug from a loved one before boarding USS George Washington. Washin... more

Sailors prepare to display the 50 state flags

Sailors prepare to display the 50 state flags

Norfolk, VA. (Jun. 20, 2002) Sailors prepare to display the 50 state flags along with Old Glory as they "man the rails" on the flight deck aboard USS George Washington (CVN 73). Washington and her Battlegroup ... more

Father hugs daughter goodbye before deployment

Father hugs daughter goodbye before deployment

Norfolk, VA. (Jun. 20, 2002) Lieutenant Emily Kochenash, assigned to the "Jolly Rogers" of Fighter Squadron One Zero Three (VF-103), hugs her father prior to boarding USS George Washington (CVN 73). Washingto... more

Aviation Structural Mechanic Airman Nathaniel Wellman wipes away the tears of a loved one

Aviation Structural Mechanic Airman Nathaniel Wellman wipes away the t...

NORFOLK, VA. (Jun. 20, 2002) Aviation Structural Mechanic Airman Nathaniel Wellman wipes away the tears of a loved one prior to boarding USS George Washington. Washington and her Battle Group are preparing to ... more

Saipan � 3, Eisenhower  - 0

Saipan � 3, Eisenhower - 0

Norfolk, VA (Jun. 24, 2002) During a playoff game between USS Saipan (LHA 2) and USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69), Aviation Support Equipment Technician 3rd Class Ricardo Rivera from Panama City, Panama, makes... more

Actor Bruce Willis meets with Navy air crew.

Actor Bruce Willis meets with Navy air crew.

Norfolk, VA (Jul. 25, 2002) Members of the Rawhides of Fleet Logistics Support Squadron Four Zero (VRC-40) meet with actor Bruce Willis (far right) before he departs on a C-2A Greyhound aircraft bound for the a... more

View of the entrance to the Navy Exchange located at Naval Base Little Creek

View of the entrance to the Navy Exchange located at Naval Base Little...

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 07, 2002) View of the entrance to the Navy Exchange located at Naval Base Little Creek. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate1st Class Martin Maddock. File# 020807-N-0872M-501

Shoppers shop inside the mall section of the Navy Exchange located at Naval Base Little Creek.

Shoppers shop inside the mall section of the Navy Exchange located at ...

Norfolk Va. (Aug. 07, 2002) Shoppers shop inside the mall section of the Navy Exchange located at Naval Base Little Creek. U.S. Navy photo by Photographers Mate 1st Class Martin Maddock. File# 020807-N-0872M-548

A shopper pays for his purchase at the uniform store inside the Navy Exchange located at Naval Base Little Creek

A shopper pays for his purchase at the uniform store inside the Navy E...

Norfolk Va. (Aug. 07, 2002) A shopper pays for his purchase at the uniform store inside the Navy Exchange located at Naval Base Little Creek. U.S. Navy photo by Photographers Mate 1st Class Martin Maddock. Fil... more

Shoppers shop inside the mall section of the Navy Exchange located at Naval Base Little Creek.

Shoppers shop inside the mall section of the Navy Exchange located at ...

Norfolk Va. (Aug. 07, 2002) Shoppers shop inside the mall section of the Navy Exchange located at Naval Base Little Creek. U.S. Navy photo by Photographers Mate 1st Class Martin Maddock. File# 020807-N-0872M-537

 A Shopper pays for his purchase at one of the cashier counters inside the Navy Exchange located at Naval Base Little Creek

A Shopper pays for his purchase at one of the cashier counters inside...

Norfolk Va. (Aug. 07, 2002) A Shopper pays for his purchase at one of the cashier counters inside the Navy Exchange located at Naval Base Little Creek. U.S. Navy photo by Photographers Mate 1st Class Martin Ma... more

Shoppers enter the Navy Exchange located at Naval Station Norfolk.

Shoppers enter the Navy Exchange located at Naval Station Norfolk.

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 08, 2002) Shoppers enter the Navy Exchange located at Naval Station Norfolk. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class Michael W. Pendergrass. File# 020808-N-3235P-505

A Chief Petty Officer checks out the shoe department in the Navy Exchange located at Naval Air Station Oceana.

A Chief Petty Officer checks out the shoe department in the Navy Excha...

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 09, 2002) A Chief Petty Officer checks out the shoe department in the Navy Exchange located at Naval Air Station Oceana. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class Michael W. Pendergra... more

Shoppers inside of the mall section of the Navy Exchange located at Naval Station Norfolk.

Shoppers inside of the mall section of the Navy Exchange located at Na...

Norfolk Va. (Aug. 13, 2002) Shoppers inside of the mall section of the Navy Exchange located at Naval Station Norfolk. U.S. Navy photo by Photographers Mate 1st Class Martin Maddock. File# 020813-N-0872M-506

An outside view the commissary located at Naval Station Norfolk.

An outside view the commissary located at Naval Station Norfolk.

Norfolk Va. (Aug. 13, 2002) An outside view the commissary located at Naval Station Norfolk. U.S. Navy photo by Photographers Mate 1st Class Shawn P. Eklund. File# 020813-N-3642E-526

Chief Petty Officer selectees shop at the uniform shop inside the Navy Exchange located at Naval Station Norfolk.

Chief Petty Officer selectees shop at the uniform shop inside the Navy...

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 13, 2002) Chief Petty Officer selectees shop at the uniform shop inside the Navy Exchange located at Naval Station Norfolk. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class Martin Maddock. F... more

Navy customers look for ripe apples at the commissary located at Naval Station Norfolk.

Navy customers look for ripe apples at the commissary located at Naval...

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 13, 2002) Navy customers look for ripe apples at the commissary located at Naval Station Norfolk. U.S. Navy photo by Photographers Mate 1st Class Shawn P. Eklund. File# 020813-N-3642E-503

Norfolk, VA - USS Kennedy arrival

Norfolk, VA - USS Kennedy arrival

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 15, 2002) Aviation Stuctural Mechanic 1st Class Jeanette Moore receives the "first kiss" from her husband after returning from a six-month deployment with the Wildcats of Fighter Attack Squad... more

Norfolk, VA - USS Kennedy arrival

Norfolk, VA - USS Kennedy arrival

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 15, 2002) USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) approaches the pier at Naval Station Norfolk, Va., as the ship prepares to disembark part of her air wing personnel before continuing her journey to Mayp... more

Norfolk, VA - USS Kennedy arrival

Norfolk, VA - USS Kennedy arrival

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 15, 2002) Photographers Mate 1st Class James Hampshire receives a hug from his wife upon his arrival from a six-month deployment aboard USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67). Petty Officer Hampshire, ... more

Norfolk, VA - USS Kennedy arrival

Norfolk, VA - USS Kennedy arrival

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 15, 2002) Family and friends cheer as USS John K. Kennedy (CV67) makes her way to pier 14 at Naval Station Norfolk after a six-month deployment. The Kennedy was deployed, with the Kennedy Ba... more

Norfolk VA - USS Kennedy arrival

Norfolk VA - USS Kennedy arrival

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 15, 2002) Sailors aboard USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) prepare to man the rails as the ship passes by the Thimble Shoals Light on her approach to the Hampton Roads Tunnel. The ship is making it... more

USS Kennedy - arrival at Naval Station Norfolk

USS Kennedy - arrival at Naval Station Norfolk

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 15, 2002) USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) passes through the Chesapeake Bay as the ship approaches the naval station in Norfolk, Va. The Kennedy will disembark part of her air wing personnel bef... more

A military family shops at the Navy Exchange located at Naval Station Norfolk.

A military family shops at the Navy Exchange located at Naval Station ...

Norfolk, Va. (Aug. 23, 2002) A military family shops at the Navy Exchange located at Naval Station Norfolk. U.S. Navy photo. File# 020823-N-0000X-001

Friends and families wave farewell to their Sailors and Marines as the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) departs its homeport on a regularly scheduled deployment

Friends and families wave farewell to their Sailors and Marines as the...

Norfolk, Va. (Dec. 05, 2002) Friends and families wave farewell to their Sailors and Marines as the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) departs its homeport on a regularly scheduled deployment in support of Operation ... more

Sailors aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) man the rails

Sailors aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) man ...

Norfolk, Va., (Dec. 05, 2002) Sailors aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) man the rails while dependents and friends look on in the rain and snow. The Mitscher is departing as part of the... more

Sailors aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) man the rails

Sailors aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) man ...

Norfolk, Va., (Dec. 05, 2002) Sailors aboard USS Mitscher (DDG 57) man the rails while dependents and friends look on in the rain and snow. The Mitscher is departing as part of the carrier battle group belong t... more

Sailor washes down the forward anchor aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79)

Sailor washes down the forward anchor aboard the guided missile destro...

Norfolk, Va., (Dec. 05, 2002) A Sailor washes down the forward anchor aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) before getting underway with the Harry S. Truman Battle Group on a regularly s... more

Sailors aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) prepare to retrieve mooring lines before getting underway

Sailors aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) ...

Norfolk, Va., (Dec. 05, 2002) Sailors aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) prepare to retrieve mooring lines before getting underway with the Harry S. Truman Battle Group on a regularly... more

Sailors aboard USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) prepare to get underway

Sailors aboard USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) prepare to get underway

Norfolk, Va., (Dec. 05, 2002) Sailors aboard USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) prepare to get underway while family members and friends look on from the pier in the rain and snow. The Truman Battle Group departs to... more

Friends and families give a farewell to their Sailors and Marines aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) as she gets underway

Friends and families give a farewell to their Sailors and Marines aboa...

Norfolk, Va., (Dec. 05, 2002) Friends and families give a farewell to their Sailors and Marines aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) as she gets underway with the Harry S. Truman Battle... more

USS Florida (SSBN 728) makes its way to its new homeport at Naval Station Norfolk.

USS Florida (SSBN 728) makes its way to its new homeport at Naval Stat...

Norfolk, Va. (Dec. 19, 2002) USS Florida (SSBN 728) makes its way to its new homeport at Naval Station Norfolk. Florida is one of four Ohio-class submarines on the list to be converted to conventional-weapons.... more

USS Florida (SSBN 728) makes its way to its new homeport at Naval Station Norfolk.

USS Florida (SSBN 728) makes its way to its new homeport at Naval Stat...

Norfolk, Va. (Dec. 19, 2002) USS Florida (SSBN 728) makes its way to its new homeport at Naval Station Norfolk. Florida is one of four Ohio-class submarines on the list to be converted to conventional-weapon ... more

Family members and friends cheer on as they watch the arrival of USS George Washington

Family members and friends cheer on as they watch the arrival of USS G...

Norfolk, Va. (Dec. 20, 2002) Family members and friends, braving a chilly rain, as they cheer the arrival of USS George Washington (CVN 73) at the Naval Station Norfolk. Washington is completing a six-month de... more

Family members and friends cheer on as they watch the arrival of USS George Washington (CVN 73)

Family members and friends cheer on as they watch the arrival of USS G...

Norfolk, Va. (Dec. 20, 2002) Family members and friends, braving a chilly rain, as they cheer the arrival of USS George Washington (CVN 73) at the Naval Station Norfolk. Washington is completing a six-month de... more

USS George Washington (CVN 73) approaches the pier at Naval Station Norfolk

USS George Washington (CVN 73) approaches the pier at Naval Station No...

Norfolk, Va. (Dec. 20, 2002) USS George Washington (CVN 73) approaches the pier at Naval Station Norfolk after completing a six-month deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. U.S. Navy photo by Pho... more

Sailors cross the brow

Sailors cross the brow

Norfolk, Va. (Dec. 20, 2002) Sailors cross the brow as they depart USS George Washington (CVN 73) at Naval Station Norfolk. During the deployment, George Washington launched approximately 10,000 sorties which ... more

Family members and friends anxiously await the arrival of USS George Washington

Family members and friends anxiously await the arrival of USS George W...

Norfolk, Va. (Dec. 20, 2002) Family members and friends, braving a chilly rain, anxiously await the arrival of USS George Washington (CVN 73) at the Naval Station Norfolk. Washington is completing a six-month ... more

Ensign Elton Potts of Nashville, Tenn., stands watch on the Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat (RHIB).

Ensign Elton Potts of Nashville, Tenn., stands watch on the Rigid Hull...

Norfolk, Va. (Feb. 25, 2003) Ensign Elton Potts of Nashville, Tenn., stands watch on the Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat (RHIB) as the boat officer guiding the USS George Washington (CVN 73) during her transit from ... more

USS George Washington (CVN 73) passes by downtown Norfolk during her transit down the Elizabeth River.

USS George Washington (CVN 73) passes by downtown Norfolk during her t...

Norfolk, Va. (Feb. 25, 2003) USS George Washington (CVN 73) passes by downtown Norfolk during her transit up the Elizabeth River from Norfolk Naval Station to Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth, Va. U.S. Nav... more

The nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) passes downtown Norfolk, Va. during her transit down the Elizabeth River from Norfolk Naval Station to Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth, Va.

The nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) pa...

Norfolk, Va. (Feb. 25, 2003) The nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) passes downtown Norfolk, Va. during her transit down the Elizabeth River from Norfolk Naval Station to Norfolk Na... more

USS George Washington (CVN 73) passes by USS Wisconsin (BB 64).

USS George Washington (CVN 73) passes by USS Wisconsin (BB 64).

Norfolk, Va. (Feb. 25, 2003) USS George Washington (CVN 73) passes by the decommissioned battleship Wisconsin (BB 64), in downtown Norfolk during her transit up the Elizabeth River from Norfolk Naval Station to... more

USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) approaches pier 6 at its homeport of Naval Station Norfolk, Va.

USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) approaches pier 6 at its homeport of Naval S...

Norfolk, Va. (May. 23, 2003) USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) approaches pier 6 at its homeport of Naval Station Norfolk, Va. after its maiden deployment with the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) Carrier Strike Group. Th... more

Families and friends wait in the rain on the pier at Naval Station Norfolk, Va.

Families and friends wait in the rain on the pier at Naval Station Nor...

Norfolk, Va. (May. 23, 2003) Families and friends wait in the rain on the pier at Naval Station Norfolk, Va., ready to welcome the crew of USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) on a safe return to their homeport. Harry... more

Sailors man the rails aboard USS San Jacinto (CG-56).  San Jacinto returned to Norfolk after a six-month deployment

Sailors man the rails aboard USS San Jacinto (CG-56). San Jacinto ret...

Norfolk, Va. (May. 23, 2003) Sailors man the rails aboard USS San Jacinto (CG-56). San Jacinto returned to Norfolk after a six-month deployment with USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) Carrier Strike Group in support... more

amily and friends watch from the pier and wait to welcome home the crew of USS Donald Cook (DDG 75)

amily and friends watch from the pier and wait to welcome home the cre...

Norfolk, Va. (May. 23, 2003) Family and friends watch from the pier and wait to welcome home the crew of USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) as it returns to its homeport of Naval Station Norfolk, Va. Donald Cook returne... more

Chief Damage Controlman William Bridgeforth, assigned to USS San Jacinto (CG-56)

Chief Damage Controlman William Bridgeforth, assigned to USS San Jacin...

Norfolk, Va. (May. 23, 2003) Chief Damage Controlman William Bridgeforth, assigned to USS San Jacinto (CG 56), holds his four-month-old daughter for the first time. San Jacinto returned to Norfolk after a six-m... more

he USS Deyo (DD 989) pulls alongside the pier at Naval Station Norfolk.

he USS Deyo (DD 989) pulls alongside the pier at Naval Station Norfolk...

Norfolk, Va. (May. 23, 2003) USS Deyo (DD 989) pulls alongside the pier at Naval Station Norfolk. USS Deyo returned to Norfolk after a six-month deployment with USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) Carrier Strike Group... more

Sailors and Marines man the rails aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) as they prepare for homecoming.

Sailors and Marines man the rails aboard the amphibious assault ship U...

Norfolk, Va. (Jun. 30, 2003) Sailors and Marines man the rails aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) as they prepare for homecoming. The multi-purpose amphibious assault ship deployed with on... more

Sailors aboard guided missile cruiser USS Anzio (CG 68)

Sailors aboard guided missile cruiser USS Anzio (CG 68)

Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk Va. (Jul. 03, 2003) Sailors aboard guided missile cruiser USS Anzio (CG 68) "man the rails" and look for their family members as the ship approaches the pier at it's homeport at Norf... more

 USS Anzio (CG 68) approaches the pier at its homeport at Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk Va.

USS Anzio (CG 68) approaches the pier at its homeport at Norfolk Nava...

Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk Va. (Jul. 03, 2003) The guided missile cruiser USS Anzio (CG 68) approaches the pier at its homeport at Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk Va., after a six-month deployment to the Arabian G... more

Sailors aboard guided missile cruiser USS Anzio (CG 68)

Sailors aboard guided missile cruiser USS Anzio (CG 68)

Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk Va. (Jul. 03, 2003) Sailors aboard guided missile cruiser USS Anzio (CG 68) "man the rails" and look for their family members as the ship approaches the pier at its homeport at Norfo... more

Crewmembers of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) keep with the Navy tradition of running up the gangplanks to bring the ship to life.

Crewmembers of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ron...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Crewmembers of the Navys newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) keep with the Navy tradition of running up the gangplanks to bring the ship to life during t... more

Adm. Robert J. Natter, Commander, U.S. Atlantic Fleet/Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command calls to set the first watch, led by Lt. Cmdr. Alvin A Plexico, Jr., Junior Officer of the Year

Adm. Robert J. Natter, Commander, U.S. Atlantic Fleet/Commander, U.S. ...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Adm. Robert J. Natter, Commander, U.S. Atlantic Fleet/Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command calls to set the first watch, led by Lt. Cmdr. Alvin A Plexico, Jr., Junior Officer of the... more

Crewmembers of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) keep with the Navy tradition of running up the gangplanks to bring the ship to life during the ship's commissioning ceremony aboard Naval Station Norfolk, Va

Crewmembers of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ron...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Crewmembers of the Navys newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) keep with the Navy tradition of running up the gangplanks to bring the ship to life during t... more

Crewmembers of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) keep with the Navy tradition of running up the gangplanks

Crewmembers of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ron...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Crewmembers of the Navys newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) keep with the Navy tradition of running up the gangplanks to bring the ship to life during t... more

Side boys render honors as the Vice President of the United States, Dick Cheney is piped aboard for the commissioning of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class nuclear powered aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

Side boys render honors as the Vice President of the United States, Di...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Side boys render honors as the Vice President of the United States, Dick Cheney is piped aboard for the commissioning of the Navys newest Nimitz-class nuclear powered aircraft carri... more

Speakers for the commissioning ceremony of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and their guests bow their heads in silence during the invocation.

Speakers for the commissioning ceremony of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) ...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Speakers for the commissioning ceremony of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and their guests bow their heads in silence during the invocation. The Navy's newest nuclear-powered aircraft ... more

Senator John W. Warner, Chairman of the Armed Services Committee is interviewed on live television by Tony Snow of Fox News Network

Senator John W. Warner, Chairman of the Armed Services Committee is in...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Senator John W. Warner, Chairman of the Armed Services Committee is interviewed on live television by Tony Snow of Fox News Network. Warner in his remarks during the commissioning ... more

Hundreds of spectators and media witness the commissioning of the Navy's newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), while the ship's crew stand at parade rest during the ceremony

Hundreds of spectators and media witness the commissioning of the Navy...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Hundreds of spectators and media witness the commissioning of the Navy's newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), while the ship's crew stand at parade re... more

Adm. Vern Clark, Chief of Naval Operations (CNO),Vice President Dick Cheney, and Mrs. Nancy Reagan sit together during the commissioning ceremony of the Navy's newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76)

Adm. Vern Clark, Chief of Naval Operations (CNO),Vice President Dick C...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Adm. Vern Clark, Chief of Naval Operations (CNO), his wife Mrs. Clark, Vice President Dick Cheney, his wife Mrs. Cheney and Mrs. Nancy Reagan sit together during the commissioning c... more

Capt. Bill Goodwin, Commanding Officer USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) addresses a distinguished audience at the commissioning ceremony of the of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class nuclear powered aircraft carrier.

Capt. Bill Goodwin, Commanding Officer USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) addr...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Capt. Bill Goodwin, Commanding Officer USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) addresses a distinguished audience at the commissioning ceremony of the of the Navys newest Nimitz-class nuclear po... more

Sailors stationed aboard the Navy�s newest aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) man the rails during the commissioning ceremony

Sailors stationed aboard the Navy�s newest aircraft carrier, USS Ronal...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Sailors stationed aboard the Navys newest aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) man the rails during the commissioning ceremony. Ronald Reagan is named after the 40th Presid... more

Crewmembers of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) keep with the Navy tradition of running up the gangplanks to bring the ship to life during the ship's commissioning ceremony aboard Naval Station Norfolk, Va

Crewmembers of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ron...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Crewmembers of the Navys newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) keep with the Navy tradition of running up the gangplanks to bring the ship to life during t... more

Sailors stationed aboard the Navy�s newest aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) �man the rails� during the commissioning ceremony.

Sailors stationed aboard the Navy�s newest aircraft carrier, USS Ronal...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Sailors stationed aboard the Navys newest aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) man the rails during the commissioning ceremony. Ronald Reagan is named after the 40th Presid... more

Crewmembers of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) keep with the Navy tradition of running up the gangplanks to bring the ship to life.

Crewmembers of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ron...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Crewmembers of the Navys newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) keep with the Navy tradition of running up the gangplanks to bring the ship to life during t... more

Principal speaker, Vice President Dick Cheney addresses a distinguished audience at the commissioning ceremony of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

Principal speaker, Vice President Dick Cheney addresses a distinguishe...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Principal speaker, Vice President Dick Cheney addresses a distinguished audience at the commissioning ceremony of the Navys newest Nimitz-class nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS ... more

 U.S. Navy fighter aircraft perform a flyover at the conclusion of the commissioning ceremony of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

U.S. Navy fighter aircraft perform a flyover at the conclusion of the...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) U.S. Navy fighter aircraft perform a flyover at the conclusion of the commissioning ceremony of the Navys newest Nimitz-class nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN... more

Sailors stationed aboard the Navy�s newest aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) man the rails during the commissioning ceremony

Sailors stationed aboard the Navy�s newest aircraft carrier, USS Ronal...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Sailors stationed aboard the Navys newest aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) man the rails during the commissioning ceremony. Ronald Reagan is named after the 40th Presid... more

Honors are rendered to Vice President Dick Cheney as the Navy's newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) is commissioned into service

Honors are rendered to Vice President Dick Cheney as the Navy's newest...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Honors are rendered to Vice President Dick Cheney as the Navy's newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) is commissioned into service. Ronald Reagan is na... more

More than 15,000 guests, family and friends attend the commissioning of the Navy�s newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) at Naval Station Norfolk

More than 15,000 guests, family and friends attend the commissioning o...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) More than 15,000 guests, family and friends attend the commissioning of the Navys newest Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) at Naval Station Norfolk. Ronald ... more

Vice President Dick Cheney and Mrs. Nancy Reagan walk through the hangar bay of the Navy's newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), at the conclusion of the carrier's commissioning ceremony

Vice President Dick Cheney and Mrs. Nancy Reagan walk through the hang...

Norfolk, Va. (Jul. 12, 2003) Vice President Dick Cheney and Mrs. Nancy Reagan walk through the hangar bay of the Navy's newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), at the conclusion of t... more