Image of the Day: USS Roosevelt Gunner Fires Machine Gun

Image of the Day USS Roosevelt Gunner Fires Machine Gun

Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class Andrew Carpenter, from Upland, Calif., fires a 25 mm machine gun during a live-fire event aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Roosevelt (DDG 80).


USS Roosevelt (DDG-80), an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer in service with the United States Navy, is deployed as a part of the George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group supporting maritime security operations and theater security efforts in the U.S. 5th fleet area of responsibility.

Naval Today Staff, June 30, 2014; Image: U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Justin Wolpert