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At sea aboard USS Winston S. Churchill (DDG 81) Mar. 23, 2003 -- A Tomahawk Land Attack Missile (TLAM) is launched from the guided missile destroyer USS Winston S. Churchill.  Winston S. Churchill is operating in the eastern Mediterranean Sea conducting missions in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Operation Iraqi Freedom is the multi-national coalition effort to liberate the Iraqi people, eliminate Iraq's weapons of mass destruction, and end the regime of Saddam Hussein.  U.S. Navy photo by Chief Fire Controlman James Krogman.  (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
March 23, 2003
Chief Fire Controlman James Krogman
Caption Writer
Mr. C.J. Madden, Director, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
DDG 81
Other Visible Equipment
Tomahawk Land Attack Missile (TLAM) firing
Plane Number
Not available
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Tail Code
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