A look back at the USS Nimitz’ coming home of their sailors last year.

USS Nimitz (CVN-68) went home March last year, 341 days after sailors left their homes and families for a marathon of quarantines, training and a deployment to the Middle East and Pacific.

Sailors leave USS Nimitz (CVN-68) at Naval Magazine Indian Island on March 4, 2021. US Navy Photo
Sailors leave USS Nimitz (CVN-68) at Naval Magazine Indian Island on March 4, 2021. US Navy Photo

 

Cmdr. David Taylor, from Honolulu, Hawaii, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN-68), greets his family following his return from deployment. US Navy Photo
Cmdr. David Taylor, from Honolulu, Hawaii, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN-68), greets his family following his return from deployment. US Navy Photo