The USS Stout (DDG 55) is an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer home-ported at Naval Station Norfolk. The deployment to 6th Fleet OPAREA comes at a time of increased unrest in Egypt and Syria.
Norfolk-based destroyer Stout to deploy Sunday
The destroyer Stout will deploy Sunday, the Navy announced Thursday.
The Stout, a guided missile destroyer, will be deployed to the Mediterranean Sea for nine months.
Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Michael D. Stevens visited the Stout Wednesday at Norfolk Naval Station.
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