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USS McInerney (FFG 87)


"Fast - Fearless - Gallant"

"McInerney, The People"    -    "McInerney, The Ship"

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McInerney 213k 19 February 1991: Bahrain - Cmdr. Clarence E. Hill stands aboard the guided missile frigate USS McInerney (FFG 8) on the day after he assumed command of the ship. McInerney is making a port call in Bahrain during Operation Desert Storm. (U.S. Navy photo #DN-SC-91-05877 by CW02 Ed Bailey from Defense Imagery) Navsource
McInerney 475k 19 February 1991: Bahrain - Senior Chief Hospital Corpsman W.C. Tutcher, left, and Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Frank J. Chaves, second from left, compare notes with Dutch medical personnel on the deck of the Dutch fast combat support ship HNLMS McInerney (A832) while the ship is in port during Operation Desert Storm. Tutcher and Chaves serve aboard the guided missile frigate McInerney. McInerney is making a port call in Bahrain during Operation Desert Storm. (U.S. Navy photo #DN-SC-91-05876 by CW02 Ed Bailey from Defense Imagery)
McInerney 190k 18 June 2003: The Pacific Ocean - A boarding team member from the guided missile frigate McInerney performs a security search of USS O’Bannon (DD 987) sailor, Gunner's Mate 3rd Class James H. Sanders. Petty Officer Sanders is posing as a merchant crewmember during a Maritime Interdiction Operation (MIO) training evolution onboard O’Bannon. O’Bannon and McInerney are among 19 ships participating in Teamwork South 2003. Teamwork South is a bi-annual multi-national exercise hosted by the Chilean Navy and conducted in Chilean territorial waters to further bolster a robust relationship and mutual understanding in the region. It offers a unique opportunity to maintain a consistent training environment in the region as well as a continued multi-national commitment to hemispheric defense and coalition. (U.S. Navy photo #030618-N-9251B-072 by PH1 Martha Ellen L. Ball from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 167k 25 June 2003: At sea - Hull Technician 2nd Class Steven Hines cuts angle iron aboard USS McInerney. McInerney is among 19 ships participating in Teamwork South 2003. Teamwork South is a bi-annual multi-national exercise hosted by the Chilean Navy and conducted in Chilean territorial waters to further bolster a robust relationship and mutual understanding in the region. (U.S. Navy photo #030625-N-9251B-012 by PH1 Martha Ellen L. Ball from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 219k 07 December 2005: Mayport, Fla. - Former guided missile frigate USS McInerney Commanding Officer and American Legion Post Three One Six Commander, Clarence Hill lays flowers in the waters of Mayport. Hill participated in the Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony held aboard McInerney during the 64th anniversary on the 64th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. (U.S. Navy photo #051207-N-6936D-003 by PH3 David Didier from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 543k 5 April 2007: Mayport, Fla. - Friends and family wait to reunite with Sailors from USS McInerney (FFG 8) as it returns home to Mayport, Florida. McInerney returned to its homeport after being deployed for counter-narco terrorism operations. (U.S. Navy photo #070405-N-4049C-038 by MCSN Patrick J. Cook from the Navy News Stand) Robert M. Cieri
McInerney 493k 5 April 2007: Mayport, Fla. - Quartermaster 2nd Class Matthew Berry runs to give his wife a kiss after returning home to Mayport from deployment aboard USS McInerney (FFG 8). (U.S. Navy photo #070405-N-4049C-064 by MCSN Patrick J. Cook from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 147k 5 April 2007: Mayport, Fla. - Quartermaster 2nd Class Matthew Berry gives the "first kiss" to his wife Michelle Berry after returning home from deployment with McInerney. (U.S. Navy photo #070405-N-HV255-080 by MCSN Patrick J. Cook from the Navy News Stand) Navsource
McInerney 204k 5 April 2007: Mayport, Fla. - Sonar Technician (Surface) 2nd Class Aaron Sanders kisses his girlfriend Lindsey Whitchurch after returning home from deployment with McInerney. McInerney returned to its homeport aboard Naval Station Mayport after being independently deployed for Counter-Narco Terrorism. The ship operated in support of operation "Carib Shield" in the Caribbean Sea and Operation "Caper Focusâ" in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. The crew apprehended over 5.5 metric tons of contraband with an estimated value of over $200 million. (U.S. Navy photo #070405-N-HV255-136 by MCSN Patrick J. Cook from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 440k 22 June 2007: Mayport, Fla. - Naval Station Mayport receives a visit from Fox News Channel’s "Fox & Friends" during their "Salute the Troops Tour." "Fox & Friends" co-host Brian Kilmeade hosted the live show that featured sailors attached to McInerney, USS Halyburton (FFG 40) and Helicopter Antisubmarine Squadron Light (HSL) 60. (U.S. Navy photo #070622-N-YX920-003 and 070622-N-1810F-006 by MC2 Lynn Friant from the Navy News Stand)
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McInerney 305k 19 October 2007: Mayport, Fla. - Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Joe Campa speaks with sailors assigned to the guided missile frigate McInerney during an awards and reenlistment ceremony in Mayport. Campa spent time with the Sailors from McInerney during a recent visit to Naval Station Mayport. (U.S. Navy photo #071019-N-HV255-050 by MCSN Patrick J. Cook from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 145k 19 October 2007: Mayport, Fla. - Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Joe Campa congratulates recently reenlisted Petty Officer 2nd Class Jason Marmon assigned to the guided missile frigate McInerney during an awards and reenlistment ceremony. Campa spent time with the sailors from McInerney during a recent visit to Naval Station Mayport. (U.S. Navy photo #071019-N-HV255-078 by MCSN Patrick J. Cook from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 243k 13 November 2007: Mayport, Fla. - U.S. Navy team members (left to right), Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Patrick Faucette, Culinary Specialist 1st Class Preston Charles, Culinary Specialist Seaman Anthony Wilcox and Culinary Specialist 1st Class Robert Jackson Jr., representing the Guided Missile Frigate McInerney, proudly display their award winning dishes and trophies for being crowned the 2007 Commander, Navy Region Southeast Navy Iron Chef. (U.S. Navy photo #071113-N-DG679-379 by MC1 Toiete Jackson from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 275k 09 April 2008: Roatan, Honduras - U.S. Navy Lcdr. J. R. Reyes, executive officer of McInerney, hands out candy to children as part of a community relations project in La Colonia village, where sailors provided fresh water to more than 30 local homes. McInerney, homeported in Mayport, Fla., is deployed to the U.S. Southern Command area of responsibility in support of Counter-Narco Terrorism operations in conjunction with Joint Inter Agency Task Force South. (U.S. Navy photo #080409-N-DJ341-032 by Lt. Kelly Chufo from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 350k 30 June 2008: at sea - Petty Officer 2nd Class Brian Leben, a search and rescue swimmer assigned to the guided-missile frigate McInerney jumps from an SH-60B Seahawk assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light 44. (U.S. Navy photo #080630-N-xxxxx-008 by Lt. Justin Cooper from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 241k 05 October 2008: Mayport, Fla. - Family and friends of U.S. sailors assigned to guided-missile frigate McInerney made a sign from painted pillow cases welcoming the sailors home to Naval Station Mayport after a six-month deployment. (U.S. Navy photo #081005-N-SU448-014 by MC1 Leah Stiles from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 276k 05 October 2008: Mayport, Fla. - Friends and family cheer as sailors aboard the guided-missile frigate McInerney return to homeport at Naval Station Mayport. (U.S. Navy photo #081005-N-SU448-004 by MC1 Leah Stiles from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 244k 05 October 2008: Mayport, Fla. - U.S. Navy Sonar Tech. 2nd Class David Boswell meets his one-week-old son for the first time after his return from a six-month deployment aboard McInerney. (U.S. Navy photo #081005-N-SU448-018 by MC1 Leah Stiles from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 124k 05 October 2008: Mayport, Fla. - U.S. Navy Sonar Technician 2nd Class Joseph Meadows kisses his daughter upon returning to Mayport after a six-month deployment in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. (U.S. Navy photo #081005-N-SU448-021 by MC1 Leah Stiles from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 90k 05 October 2008: Mayport, Fla. - A baby sleeps in her father's arms during the homecoming for McInerney at Naval Station Mayport. (U.S. Navy photo #081005-N-SU448-023 by MC1 Leah Stiles from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 130k 14 July 2009: Mayport, Fla. - U.S. Air Force Gen. Douglas Fraser, right, commander, U.S. Southern Command, speaks with a U.S. Sailor assigned to the visit, board, search and seizure team aboard the guided missile frigate McInerney during a tour of the ship at Naval Station Mayport. This is Fraser‘s first visit to his Naval component command since becoming commander of U.S. Southern Command. (U.S. Navy photo #090714-N-LI693-058 by MC1 Holly Boynton from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 116k 15 April 2010: Mayport, Fla. - Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Kiley McDowell embraces his son during the homecoming of the guided-missile frigate USS McInerney (FFG 8). McInerney returned to homeport at Naval Station Mayport following a six-month counter-illicit drug trafficking deployment in Latin America. (U.S. Navy photo #100415-N-1522S-007 by MC1 Leah Stiles from the Navy News Stand)
McInerney 124k 16 April 2010: Mayport, Fla. - U.S. Navy Aviation Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Scott Schinke, assigned to detachment 7, Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light (HSL) 42, removes a main rotor blade from one of two MQ-8B Fire Scout vertical takeoff and landing unmanned aerial vehicles aboard McInerney in Mayport. The Fire Scouts are being prepared to be unloaded from McInerney after completing their first operational deployment. (U.S. Navy photo #100416-N-PX130-001 by MC2 Daniel Gay from the Navy News Stand)

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