Marines participate in small boat operations with USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19).

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MEDITERRANEAN SEA (May 7, 2011) Marines embarked aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) participate in small boat operations with the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19). Mesa Verde is deployed as part of the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Josue L. Escobosa/Released)

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 MEDITERRANEAN SEA (May 7, 2011) Marines embarked aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) participate in small boat operations with the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19). Mesa Verde is deployed as part of the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Josue L. Escobosa/Released)