USS Mount Whitney Visits Palermo

August 21, 2019 – U.S. 6th Fleet (C6F) command and control ship USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20) made a scheduled port visit in Palermo, Italy, Aug. 19 during a designated staff embarkation. During the visit, Sailors will get a chance to go on Morale, Welfare, and Recreation tours and enjoy liberty in Palermo. “Mount Whitney Sailors and [civilian] mariners are excited to visit such a beautiful city, rich in culture and history,” said Capt. Cassidy Norman, commanding officer of Mount Whitney. “It has been over ten years since the ship…

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