Stennis rescues drowning man near Strait of Malacca

6 Oct 2012 |

(Left to right) Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Tom Walsh, Lt. j.g. Leah Jordan, Naval Air Crewman 2nd Class Taylor Child, and Lt. Matthew Spence of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 8 pose for a photo aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74)after rescuing an Malaysian man in the Strait of Malacca. John C. Stennis is returning to U.S. 7th and 5th Fleet areas of responsibility four months ahead of schedule in order to maintain combatant commander requirements and Navy assets in the region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Charlotte C. Oliver)
Stennis rescues drowning man near Strait of Malacca