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Machinist Repairman 3rd Class Bill Morgan checks his floatation vest and fire proof suite while preparing for flight operations aboard USS Achorage (LSD-36) during Exercise KERNEL BLITZ 2001. KERNEL BLITZ is a large-scale amphibious landing exercise taking place in the vicinity of Camp Pendleton, California. Approximately 25 ships, 75 aircraft and 15,000 Sailor, Marines, solders, airman and Coast Guardsmen representing four nations are participating in the exercise

Machinist Repairman 3rd Class Bill Morgan checks his floatation vest and fire proof suite while preparing for flight operations aboard USS Achorage (LSD-36) during Exercise KERNEL BLITZ 2001. KERNEL BLITZ is a large-scale amphibious landing exercise taking place in the vicinity of Camp Pendleton, California. Approximately 25 ships, 75 aircraft and 15,000 Sailor, Marines, solders, airman and Coast Guardsmen representing four nations are participating in the exercise

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Subject Operation/Series: KERNEL BLITZ 2001

Base: USS Achorage (LSD-36)

State: California (CA)

Country: United States Of America (USA)

Scene Major Command Shown: FLTCOMBATCAMGRUPAC

Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Paula Sato, USN

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

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Date

28/03/2001
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