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San Diego, Calif. (Jan. 17, 2003) -- Sailors aboard USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) "man the rails" as the amphibious assault ship heads to sea for an unscheduled deployment in support of U.S. interests.  Bonhomme Richard is part of the 7-ship Amphibious Task Force West (ATF-W).  U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate Third Class Gregory Badger.  (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
January 17, 2003
Photographer's Mate Third Class Gregory Badger
Caption Writer
JOC Musser, NVNS Staff
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
Other Visible Equipment
Tugboat, LPD, FFG
Plane Number
Not available
San Diego, CA
Tail Code
Not available
Not available
Manning the rails