Crew member Alexandria Ricalde, helps load 20 mm rounds of ammunition in one of the weapons aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard. (Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kyle Carlstrom)
Crew member Alexandria Ricalde, helps load 20 mm rounds of ammunition in one of the weapons aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard. (Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kyle Carlstrom)

• Crew members of the Navy’s USS Bonhomme Richard, an amphibious assault ship, include a native of Roy.

Among other duties, Fire Controlman 3rd Class Alexandria Ricalde loads ammunition in weapons systems on the flagship of the Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group. The group recently was on a routine patrol in the Philippine Sea as part of operations in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.