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 Dili, East Timor (Oct. 31, 2001) -- The amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) underway off the coast of Dili, East Timor.  Sailors and Marines from Essex, are supporting community relations projects including medical and dental assistance, general engineering and construction, and transport and delivery of sports equipment and infrastructure materials in Dili.  U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Michael B. Lewis. (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
October 31, 2001
Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Michael B. Lewis
Caption Writer
LT R.A. Naystatt, Dep. Director, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
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