“A First Of a Kind: Mesa Verde’s Bos’n”

“A First of a Kind: Mesa Verde’s Bos’n”

Levert is assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) as the ship’s Bos’n. The ship’s Bos’n is an officer who is the subject matter expert on all major seamanship functions and the maintenance of topside gear such as; small boat operations, supervising anchoring, mooring, replenishment at sea, towing, transferring of personnel and cargo, and the operation and maintenance of ship’s boats. She is depended on by the ship’s captain to execute major seamanship evolutions safely and maintaining the external upkeep of the ship.Levert, a Cleveland native, began her military service …

Read more…

Share This
Comodo SSL