Pic of the Day – Repositioning For Off-Loading

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 14, 2011) Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Alfred Martinez stands by as a landing craft utility (LCU) assigned to the amphibious dock landing ship USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41) repositions for off load. Whidbey Island is deployed as part of the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group, supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the US 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class James Turner/Released)

[Image courtesy of the US Navy Website.]

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Charles McCain is a Washington DC based freelance journalist and novelist. He is the author of "An Honorable German," a World War Two naval epic. You can read more of his work on his website: http://charlesmccain.com/

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