Seaman Ryan Owens stands a force protection watch in a 7-meter rigid hull inflatable boat while the amphibious transport dock sh

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VICTORIA, Seychelles (Nov. 11, 2010) Seaman Ryan Owens stands a force protection watch in a 7-meter rigid hull inflatable boat while the amphibious transport dock ship USS Ponce (LPD 15) gets underway after a port visit at the Seychelles. Ponce is part of the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Nathanael Miller/Released)

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 VICTORIA, Seychelles (Nov. 11, 2010) Seaman Ryan Owens stands a force protection watch in a 7-meter rigid hull inflatable boat while the amphibious transport dock ship USS Ponce (LPD 15) gets underway after a port visit at the Seychelles. Ponce is part of the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Nathanael Miller/Released)