MANZANILLO, Mexico (April 28, 2012) Gunner’s Mate 1st Class Douglas Eggleton, from Cooperstown, NY, stands watch at a gun mount aboard the littoral combat ship USS Independence (LCS 2) as the ship departs Manzanillo, Mexico, following a port visit. Independence is underway for the ship’s maiden voyage to San Diego. (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Trevor Welsh/Released)

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