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Johnstown Native Propels Submarine Legacy into the Future

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By Chief Mass Communication Specialist Erica R. Gardner, Navy Office of Community Outreach



Photo via Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brad Gee



KINGS BAY, Ga. – As residents of Johnston cross about their every day lives, members of the united states Navy’s “Silent Service” submarine pressure work underneath the ocean’s waves, continuing a culture that just a small fraction of army members will ever know: strategic deterrence.

Seaman Apprentice Preston Speicher, assigned to the USS Maryland, hails from Johnstown, Pennsylvania, and is a 2016 graduate of Ferndale Area High School who takes on the activity to execute considered one of the Defense Department’s most very vital undertaking of strategic deterrence.



Speicher is a sonar technician, submarines, stationed on the Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, homeport to the Ohio-class ballistic-missile and guided-missile submarines.



"Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay is dwelling to all East Coast Ohio-class submarines," stated Rear…

Fernandina Beach Native Propels Submarine Legacy into the Future

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By Chief Mass Communication Specialist Erica R. Gardner, Navy Office of Community Outreach

Photo by way of way of Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brad Gee



KINGS BAY, Ga. – As residents of Fernandina Beach cross about their every day lives, members of the united states Navy’s “Silent Service” submarine pressure work below the ocean’s waves, continuing a culture that just a small fraction of army members will ever know: strategic deterrence.

Petty Officer 2nd Class Nathan Shiver, assigned to the USS Tennessee, hails from Fernandina Beach, Florida, and is a 2012 graduate of Fernandina Beach High School who takes on the job to execute one among the Defense Department’s most very very crucial venture of strategic deterrence.



Shiver is an electrician’s mate, nuclear, energy stationed on the Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, homeport to the Ohio-class ballistic-missile and guided-missile submarines.



"Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay is house to all East Coast Ohio-class submarines,&…