Navy / Military
Sailors stand at attention during morning colors as the USS Monterey is moored in Funchal, Portugal, for a port visit. Morning colors, a tradition adopted from the British, happens every morning at 0800. "Attention” is sounded on the bugle or one blast is blown on a police whistle, and everyone within sight or sound faces the national ensign and renders a hand salute. #Navy #USNavy #AmericasNavy navy.com
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Master-at-Arms 1st Class Brian Heinkel, assigned to the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam harbor patrol unit, explains the duties of harbor security to U.S. Naval Sea Cadets from the Navy League Cadet Corps, Battleship Missouri Division-Hawaii on Ford Island at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Diana Quinlan/Released)
EVERETT, Wash. (March 21, 2013) Master-at-Arms 2nd Class Chad Emerson, assigned to Navy Region Northwest Security Everett, unsecures a line from a rigid-hulled inflatable boat while preparing to get underway for daily security rounds at Pier Echo on Naval Station Everett. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jonathan A. Colon/ Released)