Master-at-Arms 3rd Class Samual Buffington stands forward watch aboard High Speed Vessel Swift (HSV 2) during its transit throug

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PANAMA CANAL (Nov. 11, 2010) Master-at-Arms 3rd Class Samual Buffington stands forward watch aboard High Speed Vessel Swift (HSV 2) during its transit through the Panama Canal. Swift is deployed supporting Southern Partnership Station, an annual deployment of U.S. ships to the U.S. Southern Command area of responsibility in the Caribbean and Latin America. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jeffery Tilghman Williams/Released)

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 PANAMA CANAL (Nov. 11, 2010) Master-at-Arms 3rd Class Samual Buffington stands forward watch aboard High Speed Vessel Swift (HSV 2) during its transit through the Panama Canal. Swift is deployed supporting Southern Partnership Station, an annual deployment of U.S. ships to the U.S. Southern Command area of responsibility in the Caribbean and Latin America. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jeffery Tilghman Williams/Released)