View full size image


Persian Gulf (Jan. 2, 2005) -- The guided missile destroyer USS Mason (DDG 87) and an SH-60B Seahawk, assigned to the Grandmasters of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light Four Six (HSL-46), patrol the Northern Persian Gulf. Mason is on her first deployment to the Persian Gulf as part of the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) Carrier Strike Group, to support coalition efforts in the Global War on Terrorism. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Peter J. Carney (RELEASED)

More detailed information for US Military equipment and procedures is available in the Data Store

US Military Equipment Technical Manuals | US Army Field Manuals | Marine Corps Warfighting Manuals | US Navy Non-Resident Training Course (NRTC) Manuals | 3D Military Computer Models

Photo description

Photo Date
January 2, 2005
Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Peter J. Carney
Caption Writer
Dep. Director, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
DDG 87
Other Visible Equipment
SH-60B Seahawk
Plane Number
Not available
Not available
Tail Code
Not available
HSL-46 Grandmasters
Not available