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New Iberia sailor serving aboard destroyer USS Rafael Peralta

Posted at 4:42 PM, Mar 24, 2021

Petty Officer 1st Class Jamie Richman, a native of New Iberia, is serving aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Rafael Peralta (DDG 115).

Rafael Peralta is assigned to Task Force 71/Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 15, the Navy's largest forward-deployed DESRON and the U.S. 7th Fleet's principal surface force.

Here's a picture of our Acadiana sailor:

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Aron Montano