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USS Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group Enters U.S. 6th Fleet

December 1, 2015 at 12:00 AM UTC
U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa / U.S. 6th Fleet Public Affairs

ATLANTIC OCEAN – The USS Harry S. Truman carrier strike group entered the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations Nov. 23, 2015.

The current deployment is part of an ongoing rotation of forward-deployed forces to support maritime security operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations.

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ATLANTIC OCEAN – The USS Harry S. Truman carrier strike group entered the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations Nov. 23, 2015.

The current deployment is part of an ongoing rotation of forward-deployed forces to support maritime security operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations.

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Quick Facts: 
The Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group (HSTCSG) departed Norfolk, Nov. 16, to support maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet areas of operations.
Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Mike Stevens spent Thanksgiving with Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) and the destroyer USS Bulkeley (DDG 84).
HSTCSG consists of Harry S. Truman, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 7, USS Anzio (CG 68), Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 28, USS Bulkeley (DDG 84), USS Gonzalez (DDG 66), USS Ramage (DDG 61) and USS Gravely (DDG 107).
U.S. 6th Fleet, headquartered in Naples, Italy, conducts the full spectrum of joint and naval operations, often in concert with allied, joint, and interagency partners, in order to advance U.S. national interests and security and stability in Europe and Africa.

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