U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ethan Carter/RELEASED)
U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ethan Carter/RELEASED)

USS Blue Ridge Sailors draw blood

USS Blue Ridge (LCC-19)

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jan. 31, 2019) - Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Alejandro Figuerdo, from Orlando, Fla., attached to U.S. 7th Fleet Flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), examines blood drawn from a patient. Blue Ridge is the oldest operational ship in the Navy, and as 7th Fleet command ship, is responsible for patrolling and fostering relationships within the Indo-Asia Pacific Region.

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