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Persian Gulf (Dec. 24, 2004) -- The coastal patrol ship USS Chinook (PC 9) prepares to moor alongside the dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) to conduct a replenishment at sea. Chinook and Harpers Ferry are the Afloat Staging Base (AFSB) for the Essex Expeditionary Strike Group, operating in the Northern Persian Gulf with other multi-national forces in support of the sovereign government of Iraq. U.S. Navy photo by Journalist 2nd Class Brian P. Biller (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
December 24, 2004
Journalist 2nd Class Brian P. Biller
Caption Writer
LT j.g. Chris Bishop, NVNS
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
PC 9
Other Visible Equipment
Not available
Plane Number
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Tail Code
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