The Sniper – death from afar
Leading from the rear


USS Ronald Reagan personnel assist with tsunami relief, Japan

Chief Petty Officer Steven Sinclair, naval air crewman, assigned to the "Black Knights" of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron 4, currently embarked on board the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, hugs a Japanese citizen after tsunami relief efforts at a coastal Japanese city affected by the tsunami caused by a 9.0 magnitude earthquake. Ships and aircraft from the Ronald Reagan Strike Group are conducting Search and Rescue operations and resupply missions throughout northern Japan’s affected areas. Ronald Reagan is off the coastline of Japan to provide disaster relief and humanitarian assistance to Japan as directed in support of Operation Tomodachi. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kevin B. Gray/Released)