Senior Chief Petty Officer James Gerow has deployed to the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet area of operations, while assigned to the fast-attack submarine USS La Jolle.
The deployment is a part of an ongoing rotation of U.S. forces supporting maritime security operations in international waters. Gerow will participate in numerous training and certification exercises.
Gerow is the son of Sandra Gerow of Ridgeland and is a 1994 graduate of Thomas Heyward Academy.
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