Stethem returns to Japan after seven-month patrol
YOKOSUKA, Japan — Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stethem (DDG 63) returned to Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY), Japan, Nov. 17.
Stethem returned after a seven-month patrol supporting security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.
While deployed, the ship visited eight different countries, participated in nine military exercises, conducted a regular patrol in the South China Sea, served as part of the U.S. Navy’s Great Green Fleet initiative, and supported Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 5… Read more here.
Source: US Pacific Command