NOSC Oklahoma City
Rear Adm. Janet Donovan, Deputy Judge Advocate General for Reserve Affairs and Operations, cuts a cake with the oldest and youngest Sailors at the Navy Operational Support Center (NOSC) in Oklahoma City in celebration of the Navy Reserve's 100th birthday. Donovan's site visit to the NOSC in Oklahoma City coincided with the 100th Anniversary of the Navy Reserve.
USS Carl Vinson
Lt. Mike Lawler and Master-at-Arms 2nd Class Kiara Walker joined the USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) legal team at sea Mar. 16-19. While aboard they provided legal assistance services, gained exposure to underway operations, and received training from the Vinson legal team. Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations supporting Operation Inherent Resolve, strike operations in Iraq and Syria as directed, maritime security operations, and theater security cooperation efforts in the region. From left, Legalman 1st Class Felicia Allen, Lt. Cmdr. David Hammond, Legalman 2nd Class Ashley Alsberry, Lt. Mike Lawler, Aviation Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Kenneth Harris, Chief Legalman Justin Wheeler, Master-at-Arms 2nd Class Kiara Walker, Lt. Omer Duru and Legalman 1st Class Sophia Davis.
Lt. Ryan Sylvester, right, staff judge advocate assigned to USS Emory S. Land (AS 39), recently reunited with a Basic Law Course classmate, Lt. Matthew Budow the staff judge advocate for the Naval Submarine Support Center, Pearl Harbor/Commander, Submarine Squadrons 1/7, during a day hiking to see Lulumahu Falls and Like Like Falls in Hawaii. Emory S. Land primarily serves as a forward-deployed expeditionary submarine tender conducting coordinated tended moorings and afloat maintenance on surface ships and submarines in the U.S. 5th and 7th Fleet areas of responsibility.