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San Diego, Calif. (Apr. 29, 2004) -- The amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) returns to San Diego after completing a three and a half month deployment in support of troop rotation in Iraq. Boxer off-loaded personnel and equipment for the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force (1st MEF) and the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing. This was Boxer's second deployment in less than a year after returning from a regularly scheduled deployment in August 2003. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate Airman Danielle M. Sosa. (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
April 29, 2004
Photographer's Mate Airman Danielle M. Sosa
Caption Writer
NVNS staff
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
Other Visible Equipment
Plane Number
Not available
San Diego, CA
Tail Code
Not available
Not available
Manning the rails