Wyandotte sailor on deployment

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kelsey L. Adams
U.S. Navy Ensign Warren Markowsky (left) of Wyandotte shows Lt. j.g. Katelyn Richards of from Rhode Island different parts of an M16 rifle aboard Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108). Wayne E. Meyer is on a regularly scheduled Western Pacific deployment with the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group as part of the U.S. Pacific Fleet-led initiative to extend U.S. 3rd Fleet command and control functions into the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. U.S. Navy aircraft carrier strike groups have routinely patrolled the Indo-Asia-Pacific for more than 70 years.