U. S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Anatole Kouakeu II, of Tappahannock was

recently awarded the “Sailor of the Week” aboard his ship.

Anatole Kouakeu has served in the Navy for 4 years as a power plant operator and

is a 2008 Essex High School graduate.

He’s currently serving aboard USS Harry S. Truman.

(Photo courtesy of  Navy Office of Community Outreach)