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Pacific Ocean (Nov. 4, 2006) -- USS Essex (LHD 2) passes the Capul Island Lighthouse as it transits through the San Bernardino Straits after completing a port visit to Subic Bay, Philippines. Essex and 31st MEU were in the Philippines to participate in bilateral exercises, Exercise Talon Vision and Amphibious Landing Exercise (PHIBLEX 07), with the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFR). U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Michael D. Kennedy (RELEASED)

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Photo Date
November 4, 2006
Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Michael D. Kennedy
Caption Writer
Deputy Director, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
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