Aviation Structural Mechanic 1st Class Eric Anderson holds his daughter after a six-month deployment aboard the aircraft carrier

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SAN DIEGO (March 19, 2011) Aviation Structural Mechanic 1st Class Eric Anderson holds his daughter after a six-month deployment aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is returning home from a six-month deployment in the U.S. 5th and 7th Fleet areas of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jeremiah Mills/Released)

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 SAN DIEGO (March 19, 2011) Aviation Structural Mechanic 1st Class Eric Anderson holds his daughter after a six-month deployment aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is returning home from a six-month deployment in the U.S. 5th and 7th Fleet areas of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jeremiah Mills/Released)