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San Diego, Calif. (Jan 6, 2003) -- USS Tarawa (LHA 1), along with elements of the 5th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), steams out of San Diego Bay as she begins a scheduled six-month deployment.  U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Photographer's Mate Mahlon K. Miller.  (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
January 6, 2003
Senior Chief Photographer's Mate Mahlon K. Miller
Caption Writer
LCDR Paul Jensen, Deputy Director, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
Other Visible Equipment
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Plane Number
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San Diego, CA
Tail Code
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