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Central Command Area of Responsibility (Jan. 15, 2003) -- A soldier stands watch with a  .50 caliber machine gun aboard United States Army Vessel (USAV) Theatre Support Vessel (TSV-1X) Spearhead as it departs from a port within the Central Command Area of Responsibility. The 98-meter Spearhead with an average speed of 40+ knots will be utilized on missions to maximize its speed and flexibility to transport troops and cargo. Spearhead is currently forward deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.  U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class Brien Aho. (RELEASED)

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Photo Date
January 15, 2003
Photographer's Mate 1st Class Brien Aho
Caption Writer
Mrs. H. Wright, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Army
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