Images: Super Bowl party held at-sea [Image 8 of 8]
Photo by Cpl. John Robbart III
Lance Cpls. Micah A. Host (left), rifleman, Kilo Company, Battalion Landing Team 3/5, and Brian L. Flanagan, field radio operator, Command Element, both with 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit, eat pizza and chicken wings during the Super Bowl party held in the hangar bay of the USS Peleliu, Feb. 4. The ship hosted a Super Bowl party for its Marines and sailors as a way to help them decompress and enjoy some of the comforts of home while being forward deployed. The 15th MEU is deployed as part of the Peleliu Amphibious Ready Group as a U.S. Central Command theater reserve force, providing support for maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. Host, 23, is from Hartselle, Ala., and Flanagan, 22, is from Columbus, Ohio.
Date Posted:02.11.2013 07:12