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CAPE WRATH, Scotland (Sept. 20, 2007) -- The five-inch, 54-caliber MK 45 Mod 2 gun mount aboard guided-missile destroyer USS McFaul (DDG 74) is fired during training operations at the Cape Wrath Gunnery Range. McFaul is participating in Neptune Warrior, a course designed to improve interoperability between allied navies as well as prepare the participants for a role in a Coalition Joint Task Force during upcoming deployments. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Chad R. Erdmann (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
September 20, 2007
Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Chad R. Erdmann
Caption Writer
Lt. Christopher Bishop, Deputy Director, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
DDG 74
Other Visible Equipment
Five-inch, 54-caliber MK 45 Mod 2 gun firing, shell in flight
Plane Number
Not available
Not available
Tail Code
Not available
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