Tag Archives: Africa

From May to now inching into the first days of September, High Speed Vessel Swift (HSV 2) has been carving a path along the coast of Africa and it has now almost made it exactly one and a half times …
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Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class (FMF/CAC) Patrick Gravel joined the Navy after 9/11 and has done three tours inIraq, including work evacuating wounded troops as part of a helicopter medical evacuation crew. Now Gravel is aboard High Speed Vessel Swift (HSV …
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U.S. Army Sgt. Koku Adzoble won a lottery to move to the U.S. from a tiny sliver of a country in West Africa where he grew up. He joined the U.S. Army to make a better life for himself. “Back …
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Reserve Marines and sailors with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-12.2 participated in familiarization fire and sustainment exercises with crew served machine guns and non-lethal weapons systems. The training provided the opportunity for Marines to implement advanced marksmanship techniques such …
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By Ensign Joe Keiley, Public Affairs Officer on board High Speed Vessel Swift (HSV 2) for Africa Partnership Station (APS) 2012  I’m hoping to share over the next several months the interesting stories of the people and places that make-up …
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