USS Shiloh Builds Readiness Underway

By Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Morrissey, USS Shiloh Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan – The Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67) departs Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Sept. 8. The ship is underway on a routine patrol incorporating readiness and a new schedule for the crew’s watchstanders. Shiloh is implementing a new “circadian…

USS Shiloh Holds Change of Command Ceremony

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Sara B. Sexton, Commander Task Force (CTF) 70 Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan – Capt. Robert “Bo” Johns relieved Capt. Adam Aycock as the commanding officer of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67) during a change of command ceremony, Aug. 30. Aycock has served as Shiloh’s Commanding Officer since…

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…

USFJ J3 Director of Operations Visits USS Shiloh, Increases Joint BMD Cooperation

By Religious Programs Specialist 3rd Class Curran Croft-Greenwell, USS Shiloh Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan – The U.S. Forces Japan (USFJ) J3 Director of Operations and Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) leaders toured the Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67), Jan. 25. As part of the special engagement, Shiloh’s Commanding Officer, Capt. Adam Aycock, provided a unit…

USS Shiloh Sailors Prepare for INSURV: CTF 70 Emphasizes to Crew the Importance of Maintaining Readiness

By USS Shiloh Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan – With only 103 days to go until INSURV (the Navy’s Board of Inspection and Survey), Rear Adm. Charles Williams, commander, Task Force (CTF) 70 and Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 5, visited USS Shiloh (CG 67), Jan. 19, to motivate the crew and lend them his support. INSURV…

USS Shiloh Hosts Holiday Visit with JMSDF Sister Ship JS Yuugiri

By Ensign Joseph London, USS Shiloh Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan – Crewmembers from the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67) met with representatives from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) JS Yuugiri (DD 153) to exchange holiday gifts, Dec. 28. During the meeting, each party presented a traditional gift from their respective countries in celebration…