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San Diego, Calif. (March 3, 2003) -- USS Princeton (CG 59) pulls away from its homeport of Naval Station San Diego. Princeton is part of USS Nimitz (CVN 68) strike force deployed in the Arabian Gulf conducting missions in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, 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 Photographer's Mate 3rd Class Emmanuel Rios. (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
March 3, 2003
Photographer's Mate 3rd Class Emmanuel Rios
Caption Writer
Dep. Director, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
CG 59
Other Visible Equipment
Plane Number
Not available
San Diego, CA
Tail Code
Not available
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