Sailors man the rails and a garland decorates the bow of the amphibious assault ship USS TRIPOLI (LPH-10) as a commercial harbor tug maneuvers the vessel into port. The TRIPOLI suffered hull damage when it struck an Iraqi mine on February 18, 1991 while patrolling in the Persian Gulf during Operation Desert Storm. The vessel underwent repair in Bahrain and then completed its deployment before returning to Naval Station, San Diego