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Worth A Thousand Words: Water Play

Photo: The U.S. 6th Fleet flagship USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20) quick response team assists a family member use a firefighting hose during a one-day Tiger Cruise from Gaeta, Italy, Aug. 5, 2013. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Collin Turner/Released)

The U.S. 6th Fleet flagship USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20) quick response team assists a family member use a firefighting hose during a one-day Tiger Cruise from Gaeta, Italy, Aug. 5, 2013.

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Worth A Thousand Words: Go Ahead, Jump. Jump!

Civil service mariner David Prater, a rescue swimmer from USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20), jumps from the ship during a swim call in the Tyrrhenian Sea. Mount Whitney, homeported in Gaeta, Italy, is the U.S. 6th Fleet flagship and operates with a combined crew of U.S. Sailors and┬áMSC civil service mariners. The civil service mariners perform navigation, deck, engineering, laundry …

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