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    06.25.2021 | Photo by Chief Petty Officer Justin Ailes
    210625-N-LZ839-1272 PORTSMOUTH, VA. (June, 25, 2021) - Chief Electrician's Mate Erice Rainer, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan...

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    07.02.2021 | Video by Seaman Darren Newell
    The amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) continues to prepare for a return to sea during a CNO maintenance availability in the NASSCO ship yard.

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    USS Bataan Celebrates Pride Month

    06.21.2021 | Story by Seaman Apprentice Travis Decker
    USS Bataan Celebrates Pride Month By Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class T. Levi Decker NORFOLK, Va. – The amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) held a LGBTQ+ Pride Month Celebration on the mess decks of the barge on June 21, 2021.

    Bataan Celebrates the Holidays

    12.15.2020 | Story by Chief Petty Officer Justin Ailes
    Bataan Celebrates the Holidays By Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Levi Decker PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) held a Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) holiday raffle, Dec. 9-11. In order to maintain social distancing mitigations, the raffle took the place of a traditional command holiday party.
    Bataan Moves to the Shipyard

    Bataan Moves to the Shipyard

    10.27.2020 | Courtesy Story
    The amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) transited from Naval Station Norfolk to the General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding...

    Bataan Teams With Mesa Verde

    10.07.2020 | Story by Chief Petty Officer Justin Ailes
    Bataan Teams With Mesa Verde By Mass Communications Specialist Seaman Hannah C. Mohr, USS Bataan (LHD 5) Public Affairs NORFOLK, Va. – The wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) conducted a rescue and assistance drill with the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) October 6th, 2020.

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