U.S. Marine Corps photo by Courtesy Photo/Released 230521-M-WT331-1059.JPG
Jun 20, 2023
The Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Bataan and Harpers Ferry-class dock landing ship USS Carter Hall form a strait transit formation behind the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde during Composite Training Unit Exercise, Atlantic Ocean, May 21, 2023. The strait transit simulated the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Bataan, Harpers Ferry-class dock landing ship USS Cater Hall and Mesa Verde comping into contact with and receiving and returning enemy fire from small boats while in formation. C2X is the last at-sea period of the Pre-deployment Training Program for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group.
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