USS Harpers Ferry and the 31st MEU
Photo Credit: Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Matthew R. White
Gulf of Thailand (Feb. 12, 2009) Chief Engineman Walter Pedrojew opens a ballast tank to flood the well-deck of the landing dock ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) in order to launch amphibious assault vehicles assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unite (MEU). Harpers Ferry and the 31st MEU are taking part in Exercise Cobra Gold, which is an annual Thailand and U.S. co-sponsored joint coalition multinational military exercise designed to train a Thai, U.S. and Singaporean Coalition Task Force.
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