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San Diego, Calif. (Nov. 2, 2002) -- A Sailor from Naval Station San Diego prepares to release the forward mooring lines on the guided missile destroyer USS Higgins (DDG 76) as the ship prepares to get underway for a regularly scheduled six-month deployment with the aircraft carrier USS Constellation (CV 64) Battle Group, to conduct missions in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.  U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 2nd  Class Michael D. Kennedy.  (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
November 2, 2002
Photographer's Mate 2nd  Class Michael D. Kennedy
Caption Writer
LCDR P."C" Jensen, Dep. Director, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
DDG 76
Other Visible Equipment
Not available
Plane Number
Not available
San Diego, CA
Tail Code
Not available
Not available