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PERSIAN GULF (Aug. 26, 2009) -- An MH-53 Sea Dragon helicopter assigned to the Blackhawks of Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 15 prepares to land on the multi-purpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). The Bataan Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) is conducting maritime security operations in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Erin Boyce (RELEASED)

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Photo Date
Aug. 26, 2009
Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Erin Boyce
Caption Writer
Oscar Sosa
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
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