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Forward Deployed in the Arabian Gulf (Sep. 5, 2001)  -- The guided missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones (DDG 53) awaits the return of a helicopter slung with cargo during a vertical replenishment operation.  John Paul Jones is currently underway in the Arabian Gulf in support of Operation Southern Watch. U.S. Navy Photo by Photographer's Mate 3rd Class Douglas M. Pearlman.  (RELEASED) 

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Photo description

Photo Date
September 5, 2001
Photographer's Mate 3rd Class Douglas M. Pearlman
Caption Writer
PH2 D.L. Connors, NVNS Staff
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
DDG 53
Other Visible Equipment
Not available
Plane Number
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Tail Code
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