Monterey:Black Sea
210320-N-WQ732-1017.JPG Photo By: Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Chelsea Palmer

Mar 24, 2021
BLACK SEA - Chief Quartermaster Amy Birkholz, from Kalamazoo, Minnesota, left, looks through binoculars at a bearing indicated by Quartermaster Seaman Aaron Maluffgaray, from Asuncion, Paraguay, aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61), March 21, 2021. Monterey is operating with the IKE Carrier Strike Group on a routine deployment in the U.S. Sixth Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national interests and security in Europe and Africa.


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