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Gunner's Mate 3rd Class Ryan Sawhook, from Fairfield, Ohio, assigned to the weapons department aboard the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6), fires a shot line with an M14 rifle to the fleet replenishment oiler USNS Henry J. Kaiser (T-AO 187) during a replenishment-at-sea, May 11, 2017. More than 1,800 Sailors and 2,600 Marines assigned to the America Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (15th MEU) are conducting a composite training unit exercise (COMPTUEX) off the coast of Southern California in preparation for the ARG's deployment later this year. The America ARG is comprised of America, the amphibious dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52), and the amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22).
170511-N-UK248-0090.JPG Photo By: MC2 Kristina Young

May 17, 2017
PACIFIC OCEAN - Gunner's Mate 3rd Class Ryan Sawhook, from Fairfield, Ohio, assigned to the weapons department aboard the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6), fires a shot line with an M14 rifle to the fleet replenishment oiler USNS Henry J. Kaiser (T-AO 187) during a replenishment-at-sea, May 11, 2017. More than 1,800 Sailors and 2,600 Marines assigned to the America Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (15th MEU) are conducting a composite training unit exercise (COMPTUEX) off the coast of Southern California in preparation for the ARG's deployment later this year. The America ARG is comprised of America, the amphibious dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52), and the amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22).


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