Audio: US Navy Divers-From the Bottom Up - Radio
The United States Navy has employed divers in the repair of ships, construction work and salvage operations since the mid nineteenth century. In 2006 navy divers were officially recognized as a specific rating within the DOD. PO2 Mike Story explains more. Soundbites include Navy Diver 1st Class (DSW) William Lesnock - SRF/JRMC Yokosuka Dive Locker Water Front Coordinator, Participant; Navy Diver 2nd Class (DSW/EXW) Jeremy Simpson - SRF/JRMC Yokosuka Dive Locker, Participant; Hospital Corpman 2nd Class (DV/FMF) William Jacobson - Dive Locker Medical Diver, Participant and Master Chief Michael Miller - (DSW/SW) SRF/JRMC Yokosuka Command Master Diver, Participant. Produced by PO2 Mike Story.