USS Vella Gulf CG72 07 & 08 JWD - wjd333
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INDIAN OCEAN (Oct. 02, 2008) The guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) steams through the Indian Ocean. Vella Gulf is deployed as part of the Iwo Jima Expeditionary Strike Group supporting maritime security operations in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Chad R. Erdmann/Released)

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INDIAN OCEAN (Oct. 02, 2008) The guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) steams through the Indian Ocean. Vella Gulf is deployed as part of the Iwo Jima Expeditionary Strike Group supporting maritime security operations in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Chad R. Erdmann/Released)

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