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USS Arleigh Burke Sailors Enagage with French Army

March 13, 2014 at 11:47 AM UTC

By U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/Commander, U.S. 6th Fleet Public Affairs

MARSEILLE, France - Sailors assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) had the oportunity to meet with members of the French Army and gain some understanding of the equipment they use, March 11.

By U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/Commander, U.S. 6th Fleet Public Affairs

MARSEILLE, France - Sailors assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) had the oportunity to meet with members of the French Army and gain some understanding of the equipment they use, March 11.

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MARSEILLE, France (March 11, 2014) – French Army Lt. Humbert Vuatrin, assigned to the Armée De Terre 4e Regiment De Dragons tank regiment, explains the characteristics of a French Army Leclerc main battle tank to Ensign Ian Sundstrom, assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51), while the ship is on a scheduled port visit to Marseille, France. Arleigh Burke is on a scheduled deployment in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Carlos M. Vazquez II/Released) Join the conversation onTwitter follow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

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MARSEILLE, France (March 11, 2014) – Petty Officer 1st Class Ashlee Havens, assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51), tours a French Army military vehicle belonging to the Armée De Terre 4e Regiment De Dragons tank regiment while the ship is on a scheduled port visit to Marseille, France. Arleigh Burke is on a scheduled deployment in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Carlos M. Vazquez II/Released) Join the conversation on Twitter follow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

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MARSEILLE, France (March 11, 2014) – Machinist’s Mate Fireman Beau Harner, assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51), tours a French Army vehicle belonging to the Armée De Terre 4e Regiment De Dragons tank regiment while the ship is on a scheduled port visit to Marseille, France. Arleigh Burke is on a scheduled deployment in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Carlos M. Vazquez II/Released) Join the conversation on Twitter follow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+ 

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MARSEILLE, France (March 11, 2014) – Sailors assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) tour a French Army Leclerc main battle tank belonging to the Armée De Terre 4e Regiment De Dragons tank regiment while the ship is on a scheduled port visit to Marseille, France. Arleigh Burke is on a scheduled deployment in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Carlos M. Vazquez II/Released) Join the conversation on Twitterfollow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

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MARSEILLE, France (March 11, 2014) – Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class (SW?) Logan Ortlieb, assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51), explains a gift he gave a French soldier, assigned to the Armée De Terre 4e Regiment De Dragons tank regiment while the ship is on a scheduled port visit to Marseille, France. Arleigh Burke is on a scheduled deployment in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Carlos M. Vazquez II/Released) Join the conversation on Twitter follow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+