05B4 Naval Station Guantanamo Bay
Naval Station Guantanamo Bay Notification
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Welcome to Naval Station Guantanamo Bay

In February 1903, the United States leased 45 square miles of land and water at Guantanamo Bay for use as a coaling (fueling) station.

Yeoman 1st Class Meaghan Russell, left, and Yeoman 3rd Class Jimmy Rivera, right, place teal flags in front of Naval Station Guantanamo Bay's Navy Lodge in honor of Sexual Assault Awarness Month, April 2. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay's Munilla Construction Management (MCM) branch uses a Marine Travelift to place the newly overhauled ferry back in the water, Mar. 22. Chief Master-at-Arms Peter Sangenette, left, and Chief Master-at-Arms Fabian Salazar, right, prepare for colors in front of Naval Station Guantanamo Bay's Goat Locker in honor of the chiefs' birthday, April 1. Community members from Naval Station Guantanamo Bay and Joint Task Force Guantanamo form a blue ribbon and the letters GTMO for Guantanamo Bay to show support for Child Abuse Prevention Month in April at Ferry Landing, March 26. Joint Task Force (JTF) Chief of Staff Capt. Kristin Bakkengard, right, and Chief Culinary Specialist Sheron Watson, left, flanked by Naval Station Guantanamo Bay Commanding Officer Capt. David Culpepper, and female NS Guantanamo Bay and JTF service members and officers, cut a cake in honor of Women’s History Month during a special meal held at the NS Guantanamo Bay Goldhill Galley, March. 24.

Installation Information

Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba is on the front lines for regional security in the Caribbean area. The base supports the ability of U.S. Navy and Coast Guard ships, along with allied nation ships to operate in the Caribbean area by providing contingency and quality logistical support with superior services and facilities. The base also supports the Department of Homeland Security in U.S. migrant operations to help care for displaced migrants from the surrounding area, effectively helping control the flow of illegal immigrants into the United States.


Congratulations on your orders to Naval Station Guantanamo Bay

Please enjoy our welcome aboard package (linked down below) for your convenience. If you need to request a sponsor please email our sponsorship coordinator at sponsor@gtmo.navy.mil.


Base Roller

The Base Roller contains information happening around base such as MWR events, FFSC classes, Chapel classes, worship services, and more.


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