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Chambers returns to homeport

Posted: December 24, 2011 11:54 a.m.
Updated: December 26, 2011 5:00 a.m.

U.S. Navy Seaman Apprentice Janie E. Chambers, daughter of Naomi Chambers of Camden and Harry Chambers, of Camden, alongside approximately 5, 500 Sailors attached to USS George H. W. Bush (CVN 77) recently returned to their Norfolk, Va., homeport.

CVN 77, has completed a seven months deployment supporting combat operations in the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet area of responsibilities (AOR) and was relieved by the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

While in the Mediterranean Sea, George H.W. Bush conducted a full range of maritime operations and theater security cooperation efforts in concert with coalition, joint, interagency and other partners to improve operational proficiency, and maintain maritime safety and security.

George H. W. Bush is the flag ship of George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group (GHWB CSG). Additional ships deployed with the strike group are guided-missile cruisers USS Gettysburg (CG 64) and USS Anzio (CG 68), and the guided-missile destroyers of Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 22-USS Truxtun (DDG 103) and USS Mitscher (DDG 57).This is George H.W. Bush maiden deployment.

Chambers is a 2008 graduate of Camden High School and joined the Navy in September 2009.


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