Talk of the Town: Victoria Sailor heaves in mooring line aboard U.S. Navy warship

Seaman Matthew Chavana heaves in a mooring line from the weatherdeck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell.

Seaman Matthew Chavana, of Victoria, heaves in a mooring line from the weatherdeck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell (DDG 85) prior to a fueling-at-sea with the Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Richard E. Byrd, part of the annual U.S.-Japan Bilateral Advanced Warfighting Training exercise. BAWT improves interoperability between the U.S. and Japanese forces. This exercise enhances the ability of the U.S. Navy and JMSDF to work together to confront any contingency.

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