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USS Vandegrift-Coast Guard Team Prevents Smuggling Attempt Off Central America
December 3, 2014
SOUTH CHINA SEA (Oct. 15, 2012) The Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48) is underway in the South China Sea. Cowpens is part of the George Washington Carrier Strike Group, the US Navy’s only continuously forward deployed carrier strike group based out of Yokosuka, Japan and is currently conducting a routine Western Pacific patrol in support of regional security and stability of the vital Asia-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Paul Kelly/ Released)