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The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Orcas transits the Columbia River navigation channel as they depart for a Northwest Pacific Ocean patrol, Nov. 21, 2013. The Orcas is a 110-foot island class patrol boat that is named after Orcas Island, the largest of the San Juan Islands in Puget Sound, Wash. U.S. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosley and Petty Officer 3rd Class Nate Littlejohn. Available in High Definition.

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This work, CGC Orcas departing the Columbia River, by PO1 David Mosley, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.21.2013

Date Posted:11.21.2013 7:52PM


Video ID:309139




Location:OR, US

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