USS Barry Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Guadalcanal Campaign

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class William Collins III, USS Barry Public Affairs HONIARA, Guadalcanal (Aug. 9, 2017) – The forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52) visited the port of Honiara, Guadalcanal of the Solomon Islands to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Guadalcanal Campaign, Aug. 4-9. The World War II battle…

USS Barry to visit Guadalcanal for Battle of Guadalcanal 75th Anniversary

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class William Collins III, USS Barry Public Affairs HONIARA, Guadalcanal (Aug. 3, 2017) – The destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52), forward deployed to Yokosuka, Japan, will arrive at the port of Honiara, Guadalcanal of the Solomon Islands, Aug. 4 to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Guadalcanal. Barry, commanded by…

Carrier Strike Group 5 Begins 2017 Patrol

By Commander, Task Force 70 Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan – Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 5 departed for patrol, May 16, to commence its routine operations in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. CSG 5 is starting this patrol with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76); the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67); the Arleigh…