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181226-N-PH222-2996 INDIAN OCEAN (Dec. 26, 2018) Capt.


181226-N-PH222-2996 INDIAN OCEAN (Dec. 26, 2018) Capt.



181226-N-PH222-2996 INDIAN OCEAN (Dec. 26, 2018) Capt. Dennis Jacko, from Sayreville, N.J., commanding officer of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) renders honors to the Indian navy destroyer INS Rajput (D 51) while conducting a cooperative deployment with the Indian navy. Anchorage is deployed as part of the Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and 13th MEU. The Essex ARG/ 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) is a capable and lethal Navy-Marine Corps team deployed to the 7th fleet area of operations to support regional stability, reassure partners and allies and maintain a presence postured to respond to any crisis ranging from humanitarian assistance to contingency operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ryan M. Breeden/Released)





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