The Blue crew of the ballistic-missile submarine USS Henry M. Jackson (SSBN 730) transits the Hood Canal as it returns home to Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor following a routine strategic deterrent patrol on Sept. 30, 2015. US Navy photo.
Women are now on US Navy Submarines (only officers though, but that's a start). I remember back in 1994 when women were first allowed on combatant ships. Thank you to all those who went before to pave the way for others to follow.