The forward-deployed amphibious dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42) and the Royal Thai navy medium landing ship HTMS Surin

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GULF OF THAILAND (Feb. 14, 2011) The forward-deployed amphibious dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42) and the Royal Thai navy medium landing ship HTMS Surin (LST 722) are underway in the Gulf of Thailand. Germantown is part of the Essex Amphibious Ready Group and is participating in exercise Cobra Gold 2011, a U.S. and Thailand co-sponsored multi-nation exercise to improve interoperability between participating nations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eva-Marie Ramsaran/Released)

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 GULF OF THAILAND (Feb. 14, 2011) The forward-deployed amphibious dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42) and the Royal Thai navy medium landing ship HTMS Surin (LST 722) are underway in the Gulf of Thailand. Germantown is part of the Essex Amphibious Ready Group and is participating in exercise Cobra Gold 2011, a U.S. and Thailand co-sponsored multi-nation exercise to improve interoperability between participating nations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eva-Marie Ramsaran/Released)