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SECNAV visits Camp Leatherneck, pins two sailors

Yeoman 2nd Class Deron M. Bennett, from Lakewood, N.J., assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 11, is awarded his Seabee combat warfare specialist qualification by Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus during the SECNAV's official visit to Camp Leatherneck. Homeported in Gulfport, Miss., NMCB-11 is deployed to Afghanistan to conduct general, mobility, survivability engineering operations, defensive operations, Afghan National Army partnering and detachment of units in combined/joint operations area - Afghanistan in order to enable the neutralization of the insurgency and support improved governance and stability operations.



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This work, SECNAV visits Camp Leatherneck, pins two sailors [Image 13 of 15], by PO1 Jonathan Carmichael, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:04.24.2012

Date Posted:04.24.2012 03:35

Photo ID:564308

VIRIN:120424-N-UH337-004

Resolution:4256x2832

Size:1.55 MB

Location:HELMAND PROVINCE, AFGlobe

Hometown:GULFPORT, MS, US

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