Master-at-Arms 2nd Class Mark A. Mayo, 24
A brave young man who gave his life to protect a fellow shipmate.
“Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.”
The Gospel According to St. John
book 15; verse 13
USS Mahan (DDG-72) conducts a replenishment-at-sea in April 2013. (official US Navy photo)
The crew of the guided-missile destroyer USS Mahan (DDG 72) wrapped up a five-day port visit March 10 2014 to New Orleans, the first ship in five years to make a visit there during Mardi Gras. (Official US Navy photo)
CARIBBEAN SEA (April 9, 2007); In Line Ahead: From right to left, RFA Wave Ruler (A 390), USS Mahan (DDG-72), CS Almirante Latorre (FFG 14), Sachsen (F 219), and USS Samuel B. Roberts (FFG 58) navigate together in formation during an exercise. (Official US Navy photo)