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Navy personnel in five New England states have been ordered to muster in the wake of Monday’s explosions at the Boston Marathon.
A fleetwide message requires a muster for Navy personnel in the following counties, according to a Navy news release issued Tuesday:
Connecticut: Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Tolland and Windham.
Massachusetts: Barnstable, Berkshire, Bristol, Dukes, Essex, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Nantucket, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk and Worcester.
Maine: Androscoggin, Aroostook, Cumberland, Franklin, Hancock, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Oxford, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Sagadahoc, Somerset, Waldo, Washington and York.
New Hampshire: Belknap, Carroll, Cheshire, Coos, Grafton, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham, Strafford and Sullivan.
Rhode Island: Bristol, Kent, Newport, Providence and Washington.
Commands have been ordered to “muster and account for all affected personnel, including applicable family members” in these areas according to the message, NAVADMIN 100/13.
Personnel who cannot contact their chain of command should muster via the Navy Family Accountability and Assessment System, online at https://navyfamily.navy.mil, according to the release, or call NFASS’s help desk at 866-946-9183.
Sailors can also use those contact points to request assistance, update their contact information and complete a needs assessment survey, according to the release.