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US, Australian, Indonesian Sailors Commemorate WWII Battle of Sunda Strait
190301-N-IO414-0147.JPG Photo By: Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jordan Crouch

SUNDA STRAIT - U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia Joseph Donovan Jr. (right), Cmdr. Greg Adams (center), Naval Attaché of U.S. Embassy Jakarta, and a senior leader of the Indonesian Navy (TNI-AL) prepare to lay a wreath during a memorial service aboard the Indonesian Navy ship Kri Usman Harun (359). The ceremony was held to honor the American and Australian crews of USS Houston (CA 30) and HMAS Perth (D 29) that lost their lives in battle against the Japanese Imperial Navy during World War II.


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