190630-N-BK435-0020 CORAL SEA (June 30, 2019) – Lt. Keith Braddy, the chaplain of the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1), from Newark, New Jersey, baptizes Lance Cpl. Adam Feske, from Thornton, Colorado, assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, on the flight deck. Wasp, flagship of the Wasp Amphibious Ready Group, with embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, is operating in the Indo-Pacific region to enhance interoperability with partners and serve as a ready-response force for any type of contingency, while simultaneously providing a flexible and lethal crisis response force ready to perform a wide range of military operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jeremy Starr)
USS Wasp (LHD 1) Holds Baptism at Sea