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Kodiak Island, Alaska (Aug 13, 2005) -- The amphibious dock landing ship USS Ogden (LPD 5) arrives in Alaska for a port visit during the joint exercise Alaska Shield/Northern Edge 2005. Alaska Shield/Northern Edge Ô05 is the largest homeland defense/security exercise ever conducted in Alaska. This exercise is the first opportunity within the state to integrate local, state and federal government response to a series of simulated emergencies including natural disasters, terrorist attacks and mass casualty scenarios. U.S. Navy photo by Journalist 3rd Class Chris Gethings (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
August 13, 2005
Journalist 3rd Class Chris Gethings
Caption Writer
NVNS staff
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
Other Visible Equipment
Plane Number
Not available
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Tail Code
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Manning the rails