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EAST CHINA SEA (Jan. 29, 2009) -- Boatswain's Mate Seaman Kevin Harris, from Drew, Miss., stands watch on the helm aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2). Essex is the lead ship of the only forward-deployed U.S. expeditionary strike group and serves as the flagship for Combined Task Force 76, the Navy's only forward-deployed amphibious force commander. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nardelito Gervacio (Release)

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Photo Date
Jan. 29, 2009
Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nardelito Gervacio
Caption Writer
Jay Chu
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
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