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SATTAHIP, Thailand (June 9, 2008) -- The forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) completes a stern gate marriage with Landing Craft Utility (LCU) 1627 onloading Marines and equipment after the completion of Cobra Gold 2008. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class David Didier (Released)

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Photo Date
June 9, 2008
Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class David Didier
Caption Writer
MC2 Sharay Bennett
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
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