Fireman Joseph Gil, right, assigned to the amphibious dock landing ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46), thanks a Royal Thai marine for ex

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PATTAYA, Thailand (May 14, 2011) Fireman Joseph Gil, right, assigned to the amphibious dock landing ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46), thanks a Royal Thai marine for exchanging shirts with him during a community service project supporting Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Thailand 2011 at the Bannawang School. CARAT is a series of bilateral exercises held annually in Southeast Asia to strengthen relationships and enhance force readiness. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. K. Madison Carter/Released)

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 PATTAYA, Thailand (May 14, 2011) Fireman Joseph Gil, right, assigned to the amphibious dock landing ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46), thanks a Royal Thai marine for exchanging shirts with him during a community service project supporting Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Thailand 2011 at the Bannawang School. CARAT is a series of bilateral exercises held annually in Southeast Asia to strengthen relationships and enhance force readiness. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. K. Madison Carter/Released)