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March 18, 2016
 

USS John C. Stennis activity

Navy photograph by PO3 Cameron McCullockh

Machinist’s Mate 2nd Class Jaden Orlino, from Santa Clarita, Calif., instructs Machinist’s Mate 3rd Class Kevin Cooper, from Maryville, Tenn., during a throttle-man watch aboard amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). Bonhomme Richard is the flagship of the Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group and is participating in Ssang Yong 2016, designed to strengthen interoperability and working relationships across a wide range of military operations from disaster relief to complex expeditionary operations.




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Headlines – February 15, 2019

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