Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Randall W. Trout, son of Bernard and Shirley Trout of Joppa, recently returned from a six-month Western Pacific deployment aboard the frigate USS Peary, home-ported in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
A highlight of the cruise was a port visit to Darwin,Australia, for a series of commemorative events honoring that country's involvement in World War II.
Trout also visited Honiara, Guadalcanal, in the Solomon Islands.
The 1975 graduate of Edgewood High School joined the Navy in July 1975.
HUBBE TRAINS IN FLA.
Navy Airman Recruit Matthew V. Hubbe, son of Vernon and Grace Hubbe of Belcamp, recently completed basic training at Recruit Training Command, Orlando, Fla.
During the cycle,recruits are taught general military subjects designed to prepare them for further academic and on-the-job training in one of the Navy's 85 occupational fields.
Studies include seamanship, close-order drill, naval history and first aid.
He is a 1991 graduate of Aberdeen High School.
BOWSER, RUSSELL TRAINED
Airmen Sergio D. Bowser andKeith A. Russell have graduated from Air Force basic training at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas.
During the six weeks of training, theairmen studied Air Force mission, organization, and customs and received special training in human relations.
Bowser is the son of Teresa A. Bowser of Havre de Grace.
The airman is a 1991 graduate of Havre de Grace High School.
Russell is the son of Ernest and Dianne Russell of Edgewood.
The airman is a 1989 graduate of Edgewood High School.
CAPTION: Airmen Sergio D. Bowser of Havre de Grace and Keith A. Russell of Edgewood graduated from basic training at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas.
MILLER IS COMMENDED
Navy Airman Apprentice Robert D. Miller, son of Robertand Joanna Miller of Edgewood, recently received a letter of appreciation.
Miller was cited for professional performance of duty whileassigned with Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron 114, Naval AirStation Miramar, San Diego.
The diligence, enthusiasm, motivationand professionalism which he displayed contributed significantly to the accomplishments of his unit's mission.
The 1989 graduate of Joppatowne High School joined the Navy in May 1991.
SHEPARD ENDS COURSE
Navy Lt. Ray M. Shepard, son of Grover R. Shepard of Abingdon, recently completed the military justice legal officer course.
Completion of this course at the Naval Justice School, Newport, R.I., enables students to provide paralegal advice and basic legal assistance services and perform duties of a unit legal officer.
During the course, students are taught the principles of military and civil law, court-martial procedures and the uniform code of military justice.
A 1987 graduate of Towson State University and 1991 graduate of the University of Baltimore, he joined the Navy in 1985.
DIAZ ABOARD VESSEL
Navy Ensign Jennifer F. Diaz, daughter of Manual and Elenita F. Diaz of Jarrettsville, recently departed aboard the combat store ship USS Sylvania, home-ported in Norfolk, Va., for a six-month Mediterranean Sea deployment.
Diaz will participate in several exercises designed to enhance the ship's mission. The USS Sylvania will conduct ship-to-ship replenishments at sea by providing various general store items and parts issues, and maintain a variety of supplies for the combat ships in the Mediterranean area.
A graduate of John Carroll School and the U.S. Naval Academy, Diaz joined the Navy in 1991.
Coast Guard Seaman Apprentice Christopher A. Fels, son of Arno H. Fels of Perryman, graduated from Coast Guard Recruit TrainingCenter.
During the training cycle at the center, Cape May, N.J., students are taught general military subjects designed to prepare them for further academic and on-the-job training leading to qualification in one of the Coast Guard's 26 occupational fields.
Studies also include first aid, seamanship, Coast Guard history and regulations,close-order drill and damage control.
Fels joined the Coast Guardin January 1992.