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Atlantic Ocean (Feb. 26, 2004) -- Expeditionary Strike Group Two (ESG-2) recently deployed in the continuing support of the global war on terrorism. The Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) consists of the guided missile cruisers USS Leyte Gulf (CG 55) and USS Yorktown (CG 48), amphibious transport ship USS Shreveport (LPD 12), dock landing ship USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41), guided missile destroyer USS McFaul (DDG 74), fast attack submarine USS Connecticut (SSN 22) and the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (22nd MEU). U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class James E. Perkins. (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
February 26, 2004
Photographer's Mate 1st Class James E. Perkins
Caption Writer
Dep. Director, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
DDG 74
Other Visible Equipment
USS Leyte Gulf (CG 55), USS Yorktown (CG 48), USS Shreveport (LPD 12), USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41)
Plane Number
Not available
Not available
Tail Code
Not available
Not available