* Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Danny W. Nightingale recently returned aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower, based in Norfolk, Va., following a six-month deployment.
He participated in operations in the Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, Red Sea and PersianGulf, as well as in the NATO Exercise Teamwork '92 in the Norwegian Sea.
Teamwork '92, designed to improve the professionalism and effectiveness of NATO forces while operating in the North Atlantic and coastal waters of Norway, included maritime, air, amphibious and field training exercises.
Other exercises conducted by the crew include "Eager Mace," a 10-day joint amphibious landing exercise in Kuwait, and "Sandstorm," a joint effort with the U.S. Air Force.
He is the sonof Jacqueline R. and stepson of James Wallace of Mount Airy.
The 1982 South Carroll High School graduate joined the Navy in March 1982under the delayed entry program.
* Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class John J. Brewer, son of John J. Brewer Sr. of Mount Airy, recently reported for duty aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ranger, Naval Air Station North Island in San Diego.
He is a 1990 graduate of Walkersville High School, Frederick County.