USS Roosevelt Change of Command
200518-N-KH151-0043.JPG Photo By: MC2 Eduardo Otero

May 20, 2020
NAVAL STATION ROTA, Spain - NAVAL STATION ROTA, Spain (May 18, 2020) Cmdr. Ryan Kendall, the new commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Roosevelt (DDG 80), is pinned with the command-at-sea insignia by his daughter during a change of command ceremony aboard the ship at Naval Station Rota, Spain, May 18, 2020. During the ceremony, Cmdr. Ryan Kendall relieved Molmer as the ship’s commanding officer. Roosevelt will replace the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) as one of four forward deployed naval forces (FDNF) destroyers in Spain.


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