Jeffrey Oakey, center, commanding officer of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18), and Capt. Jeffrey Oakey, commanding officer of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18), meet with Mexican navy officers at the Manzanillo Naval Base in Manzanillo, Mexico. Sailors and Marines from USS New Orleans and the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit are in Sri Lanka to increase bilateral ties with the Sri Lankan navy and exchange best practices on humanitarian assistance/ disaster relief. During the ships maiden deployment, a WESTPAC/Arabian gulf deployment, he fleeted up to “Air Boss” and promoted to Lieutenant Commander. Subject: Report of actions taken during Air Raid of December 7, 1941. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Commu, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-100701-n-5319a-048-pacific-ocean-july-1-2010-cmdr-jeffrey-oakey-center-130292717.html, 100701-N-5319A-053 PACIFIC OCEAN (July 1, 2010) Cmdr. New Orleans is the second ship in the NavyÕs new San Antonio class. Glenn Jamison, Commanding Officer of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) points at a target during a live fire training exercise. New Orleans is participating in Southern Partnership Station, an annual deployment of U.S. military training teams to the U.S. Southern Command area of responsibility. New Orleans is participating in Southern Partnership Station, an annual deployment of U.S. military training teams to the U.S. Southern, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-100701-n-5319a-062-pacific-ocean-july-1-2010-cmdr-jeffrey-oakey-center-130292722.html, 100615-N-5319A-030 MANZANILLO, Mexico (June 15, 2010) Capt. Reference: (a) Cincpac confidential despatch of 10 December 1941 (cincpac despatch 102102). She was launched on February 3, 1968 and commissioned on November 16, 1968 with Captain G.M. The Boxer ARG is off the coast of Southern California completing a certification exercise (CERTEX). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Joshua J. Wahl). Alamy and its logo are trademarks of Alamy Ltd. and are registered in certain countries. Capt. CA32/A16-3/ (0140) U.S.S. Jeffrey Oakey, center, commanding officer of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18), gives a tour of the ship’s bridge to Cmdr. Scott Smith, commanding officer of the guided-missile frigate USS Klakring (FFG 42), and Capt. Strong turned over command of … She became flagship for Amphibious Squadron Three and later Amphibious Ready Group Alfa under Commodore W.H. New Orleans is participating in Southern Partnership Station, an annual deployment of U.S. military training teams to the U.S. Southern Command area of responsibility. Even in command. G. Robert Aguilar relieved Capt. Later that month, she participated in Operation Keystone Cardinal, a retrograde movement of Marines out of South Vietnam. USS NEW ORLEANS - In drydock at Navy Yard, Puget Sound, 8 April, 1943. USS Vincennes (CA-44) Commanding officer: Capt. CMDCM (SW) Snyder. . Copyright complaints  ~   17. Date Where Events; March 20, 2009: Strait of Hormuz: USS HARTFORD (SSN 768) and the USS NEW ORLEANS collide at approx. The ship called on the port of Perth, Australia, during that country's bicentennial. Ambassador Atul Keshap speaks with Capt. From: The Commanding Officer, U.S.S. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Chelsea D. 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USS Northampton (CA-26) Finally, New Orleans was sunk on 10 July 2010 during the RIMPAC 2010 exercise. New Orleans is participating in Southern Partnership Station, an annual deployment of U.S. military training teams to the U.S. Southern Command area of responsibility. The San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship is part of the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) that is on a regularly scheduled deployment is in support of global maritime security. On 9 February 1971, she picked up astronauts Alan Shepard, Stuart Roosa, and Edgar Mitchell some 900 miles (1,450 km) south of American Samoa. In May 1971, New Orleans made her second Western Pacific appearance, conducting various contingency exercises, a multi-national cruising exercise simulating a convoy under combat conditions, and a simulated assault with the Marines on the island of Mindoro, Republic of the Philippines. 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Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. Glenn Jamison, the commanding officer of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18), speaks with Rear Adm. KKJ De Silva, the commander of Western Naval Area Command Sri Lanka, during a port call to Colombo, Sri Lanka. P. Scott Miller relinquished command of San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) … "The crew of New Orleans performed superbly across a broad spectrum of vital, real-world operations over the course of this deployment," said Capt. As the ship began to list, a joint force of the five participating nations – United States, Japan, Australia, Canada and France - struck the ship with the majority hitting above the water line. Peter Brennan, commodore of Amphibious Squadron (PHIBRON) 5, and Cmdr. In 1974, a 13-foot model of the USS New Orleans, part of the Louisiana Maritime Museum, is admired in the lobby of International Trade Mart. “The crew has worked diligently for the last year to prepare New Orleans for forward deployment, and I could not be more proud of their accomplishments,” said Capt. New Orleans (90-an) Pearl Harbor, T.H., December 13, 1941. She also conducted a humanitarian relief effort in Cabo San Lucas (Mexico). He received his OOD U/W, CDO U/W, TAO, CDO in-port, and Debark Control Officer qualifications. New Orleans is part of the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group, with the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (13th MEU), deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation effor, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-us-5th-fleet-area-of-responsibiliy-march-8-2014-lt-jg-cody-oshman-130350153.html, 120404-N-PB383-071 ARABIAN SEA (April 4, 2012) Rear Adm. Gerard P. Hueber, commander of Expeditionary Strike Group 3, speaks with Cmdr. Glenn Jamison, the commanding officer of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18), with a lighthouse statue during a port call to Colombo, Sri Lanka. 1 a.m. local time. SASEBO, Japan – Capt. Hernandez, how they would like to maneuver the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) into port at Manzanillo, Mexico. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Cla, https://www.alamy.com/160725-n-gr718-065-colombo-sri-lanka-july-25-2016-rear-adm-kkj-de-silva-the-commander-of-western-naval-area-command-sri-lanka-presents-capt-glenn-jamison-the-commanding-officer-of-the-amphibious-transport-dock-ship-uss-new-orleans-lpd-18-with-a-lighthouse-statue-during-a-port-call-to-colombo-sri-lanka-sailors-and-marines-from-new-orleans-and-the-embarked-13th-marine-expeditionary-unit-are-in-sri-lanka-to-increase-bilateral-ties-with-the-sri-lankan-navy-and-exchange-best-practices-on-humanitarian-assistancedisaster-relief-us-navy-photo-by-mass-communication-specialist-3rd-cla-image208887432.html, USS New Orleans (LPD 18) Commanding Officer Cmdr. CDR Zilka. Strong’s most recent assignment was as commanding officer for the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) from February 2018 to April 2019. Naval Forces Central Command, U.S. 5th Fleet, Combined Maritime Forces, and USS New Orleans (LPD 18) Commanding Officer, Cmdr. De la Houssaye. Ellis. She was the third Navy ship to be so named, and is the first named for the Battle of New Orleans, which was the last major battle of The War of 1812. Jeff Oakley, commanding officer of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18), and a group of partner nation naval officers board the guided-missile frigate USS Klakring (FFG 42) for a visit and tour during naval exercises off the coast of Peru. New Orleans is part of the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group, and with the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (13th MEU), is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. Boxer Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), composed of Boxer, amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18), dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) and the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is conducting a Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX) to test their ability to effectively respond to scenario, https://www.alamy.com/151102-n-oq305-009-pacific-ocean-nov-2-2015-col-anthony-m-henderson-commanding-officer-of-the-13th-marine-expeditionary-unit-meu-left-explains-amphibious-operations-to-rear-adm-jeffrey-zwick-commander-canadian-forces-pacific-on-amphibious-assault-ship-uss-boxer-lhd-4-boxer-amphibious-ready-group-arg-composed-of-boxer-amphibious-transport-dock-ship-uss-new-orleans-lpd-18-dock-landing-ship-uss-harpers-ferry-lsd-49-and-the-13th-marine-expeditionary-unit-is-conducting-a-composite-training-unit-exercise-comptuex-to-test-their-ability-to-effectively-respond-to-scenario-image215321257.html, 111218-M-FW834-001 KUANTAN, Malaysia (Dec. 18, 2011) Col. Michael Hudson, commanding officer of the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (11th MEU), shakes hands with Malaysian Army Brig. In October 1992, she hosted festivities at Fleet Week '92 in San Francisco. Boxer Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), composed of New Orleans, amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4), dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49), and the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is conducting a Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX) to test their ability to effectively respond to scenario dri, https://www.alamy.com/151101-n-wk391-084-pacific-ocean-nov-01-2015-chief-warrant-officer-2-jokim-davis-the-combat-cargo-officer-onboard-amphibious-transport-dock-ship-uss-new-orleans-lpd-18-passes-the-ensign-to-capt-glenn-jamison-the-commanding-officer-of-new-orleans-during-a-burial-at-sea-ceremony-boxer-amphibious-ready-group-arg-composed-of-new-orleans-amphibious-assault-ship-uss-boxer-lhd-4-dock-landing-ship-uss-harpers-ferry-lsd-49-and-the-13th-marine-expeditionary-unit-is-conducting-a-composite-training-unit-exercise-comptuex-to-test-their-ability-to-effectively-respond-to-scenario-dri-image215320834.html, 111124-N-PB383-108 PACIFIC OCEAN (Nov. 24, 2011) Cmdr. Reed received the Navy Cross for his command of the USS Susquehanna during dangerous transatlantic voyages of World War I. Reed was the plank owner commanding officer of the newly commissioned heavy cruiser USS New Orleans, and in the summer of 1934, President Franklin D. Roosevelt took a cruise on the ship through the Panama Canal and the Pacific Ocean. Upon her return to home port, New Orleans participated in two major exercises leading to her thirteenth deployment to the Western Pacific. As a critical element in future expeditionary strike groups, New Orleans will support the Marine Corps mobility triad, which consists of the landing craft air cushion, the expeditionary fighting vehicle and the Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft (MV-22, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-080107-n-9909c-003-san-diego-jan-7-2008-cmdr-brad-skillman-commanding-130245304.html, USS NEW ORLEANS (LPD 18), (July 31, 2010) Commodore, Amphibious Squadron 5, Capt. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communi, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-100701-n-5319a-053-pacific-ocean-july-1-2010-cmdr-jeffrey-oakey-left-130292719.html, 100717-N-5319A-019 PACIFIC OCEAN (July 17, 2010) Col. Gary Johnston, commanding officer of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force (SPMAGRTF) 24 and Peruvian Col. Gerardo Gervasi discuss details during a confirmation brief in the wardroom of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) about upcoming multinational joint exercises off the coast of Peru during Southern Partnership Station 2010. 070310-N-3429E-001 NEW ORLEANS (March 10, 2007) Ð Cmdr. New Orleans made her first appearance in the Western Pacific in August 1969 as flagship for Amphibious Ready Group Bravo. Joining Mrs. Shelton is Cmdr. Sailors and Marines from New Orleans and the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit are in Sri Lanka to increase bilateral ties with the Sri Lankan Navy and exchange best practices on humanitarian assistance/disaster relief. New Orleans utilizes a mast enclosure system to prevent corrosion, and to greatly reduce radar cross-section. Sailors and Marines from USS New Orleans and the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit are in Sri Lanka to increase bilateral ties with the Sri Lankan navy and exchange best practices on humanitarian assistance/ disaster relief. Sailors and Marines from USS New Orleans and the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit are in Sri Lanka to increase bilateral ties with the Sri Lankan navy and exchange best practices on humanitarian assistance/ disaster relief. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Brien Aho, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-100701-n-5319a-036-pacific-ocean-july-1-2010-capt-peter-brennan-commodore-130292712.html, ANCON, Peru - Flanked by Marines of nine foreign nations, U.S. Marine Col. Gary S. Johnston, Commanding Officer of the Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force 24, is greeted by Commandant of the Peruvian Marines, Rear Adm. Luis Ramos, during the opening ceremony of the multinational combined exercises Partnership of the Americas 2010 (POA-10) and Southern Exchange 2010 (SE-10) are designed to enhance joint capabilities in the execution of peacekeeping operations and humanitarian aid/disaster relief missions, July 5, 2010. 15. 238,946,761 stock photos, vectors and videos, U.S. Navy Cmdr. New Orleans was laid down on 1 March 1966 at the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She also served as the medical and communications support ship for president Ronald Reagan's trip to Bali, Indonesia. Dennis Jacko, commanding officer of the amphibious trans, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-111124-n-pb383-108-pacific-ocean-nov-24-2011-cmdr-dennis-jacko-commanding-130314744.html, 151104-N-KR961-015 PACIFIC OCEAN (Nov. 4, 2015) Capt. No need to register, buy now! Following a rather extensive yard period, New Orleans began her next Western Pacific deployment on 17 July 1972 under the command of Captain R.W. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Dominique Pineiro/Released) US Navy 111124-N-PB383-108 Cmdr. Glenn Jamison, the commanding officer of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18), grills ribs on the flight deck during a steel beach picnic. Jeffery Oakey, commanding officer of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans, ship riders from Argentina, Mexico, Peru, Brazil, Uruguay, and Colombia, and junior officers from the U.S., transit to the guided-missile frigate USS Klakring in a rigid-hull inflatable boat. “This is my second tour as part of the forward-deployed U.S. Boxer Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), composed of Boxer, amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18), dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) and the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is conducting a Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX) to test their ability to effectively respond to scenario driven events and perform as an integrated, https://www.alamy.com/151104-n-kr961-015-pacific-ocean-nov-4-2015-capt-michael-ruth-right-commanding-officer-of-amphibious-assault-ship-uss-boxer-lhd-4-welcomes-the-honorable-daniel-feehan-principal-deputy-assistant-secretary-of-defense-readiness-boxer-amphibious-ready-group-arg-composed-of-boxer-amphibious-transport-dock-ship-uss-new-orleans-lpd-18-dock-landing-ship-uss-harpers-ferry-lsd-49-and-the-13th-marine-expeditionary-unit-is-conducting-a-composite-training-unit-exercise-comptuex-to-test-their-ability-to-effectively-respond-to-scenario-driven-events-and-perform-as-an-integrated-image215323801.html, 151104-N-VD165-054 PACIFIC OCEAN (Nov. 4, 2015) Commanding Officer of amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4), Capt. New Orleans (90-an) Pearl Harbor, T.H., December 13, 1941. Jeffrey Oakey, commanding officer of the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18), and Lt. Todd Hastings explain to the harbor pilot, Capt. Jeff Oakey inspect confiscated semi-submersible submarines used for narcotic smuggling while the New Orleans makes a port visit to Bahia Malaga Naval Base, Colombia during Amphibious-Southern Partnership Station 2010. COLOMBO, SRI LANKA (July 27, 2016) U.S. Malcolm Potts, … P. Scott Miller, commanding officer of New Orleans. Sailors and Marines from New Orleans and the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit are in Sri Lanka to increase bilateral ties with the Sri Lankan Navy and exchange best practices on humanitarian assistance/disaster relief. Commanding Officer. A crane lowers the Apollo CSM-111 capsule at Pearl Harbor from USS New Orleans on 25 July 1975. USS NEW ORLEANS (LPD 18) - Commanding Officer USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) - Executive Officer VFA-192 Golden Dragons - Commanding Officer, Executive Officer VFA-87 Golden Warriors U.S. Navy photo by Electronics Technician 3rd Class Glenn R. Sparks, USS New Orleans (LPD 18). Stub bow in place. The ship got underway again on 31 January 1997, for another WESTPAC cruise which included boarding the Marines from the 31st MEU(SOC) based out of Okinawa, Japan and participating in Operation Tandem Thrust '97 in Townsville, Australia in which it weathered Cyclone Justin before returning to port on 2 May. Miller assumed command of USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) in January 2021. New Orleans … New Orleans. In 2006, the ship was relocated to Pearl Harbor to be prepared for a 'SINKEX'. CAPT Schrum. She was commissioned on 16 November 1968 with Captain G.M. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Chelsea D. Da, https://www.alamy.com/160725-n-gr718-071-colombo-sri-lanka-july-25-2016-capt-glenn-jamison-the-commanding-officer-of-the-amphibious-transport-dock-ship-uss-new-orleans-lpd-18-shakes-hands-with-rear-adm-kkj-de-silva-the-commander-of-western-naval-area-command-sri-lanka-during-a-port-call-to-colombo-sri-lanka-sailors-and-marines-from-new-orleans-and-the-embarked-13th-marine-expeditionary-unit-are-in-sri-lanka-to-increase-bilateral-ties-with-the-sri-lankan-navy-and-exchange-best-practices-on-humanitarian-assistancedisaster-relief-us-navy-photo-by-mass-communication-specialist-3rd-class-chelsea-d-da-image208886960.html, 071014-N-1681S-130 SAN DIEGO (Oct. 14, 2007) Ð Cmdr. Brad Skillman, ship's commanding officer, and Command Master Chief Donald J. Graser. D. Michael Ray, serve Thanksgiving dinner aboard the amphibious transport dock ship. Notes: Escorting Hornet. USS New Orleans, part of the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 3rd Fleet area of operations.(U.S. Douglas Verissimo relieved Cmdr. Following completion of a phased maintenance availability in January 1990, New Orleans sailed the Western Pacific, Indian Ocean, and Persian Gulf in support of Operations Desert Storm, Desert Saber and Desert Shield from 1 December 1990 to 28 August 1991. The Camp Pendleton, Calif., based 11th MEU deployed from San Diego Nov. 14 aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) and the amphibious dock landing ship USS Pea, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-111218-m-fw834-001-kuantan-malaysia-dec-18-2011-col-michael-hudson-130316038.html, 071014-N-1681S-130.JPG Commander John B. Skillman, Commanding Officer, USS New Orleans (LPD 18) explains the benefits of an enclosed mast system to Vice Adm. Nirmal Kumar Verma, Vice Chief of Naval Staff for the Indian Navy and Rear Adm. Mark W. Balmert, Commander ESG 3 from the flight deck of the USS New Orleans (LPD 18).