• Creator
  • Department of Defense. American Forces Information Service. Defense Visual Information Center. 1994-
  • Created Date
  • 2004-09-29
  • Description
  • The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Royal Australian Navy (RAN) deck department Sailors, aboard the Long Range Escort Frigate Her Majestys Australian Ship (HMAS) ADELAIDE (FFG 01), make final preparations before pulling alongside the Sacramento Class Fast Combat Support Ship USS SEATTLE (AOE 3) (center) and the Wasp Class Amphibious Assault Ship USS ESSEX (LHD 2) (left) during a Vertical Replenishme... more
    The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Royal Australian Navy (RAN) deck department Sailors, aboard the Long Range Escort Frigate Her Majestys Australian Ship (HMAS) ADELAIDE (FFG 01), make final preparations before pulling alongside the Sacramento Class Fast Combat Support Ship USS SEATTLE (AOE 3) (center) and the Wasp Class Amphibious Assault Ship USS ESSEX (LHD 2) (left) during a Vertical Replenishment (VERTREP) operation in the Northern Persian Gulf. A US Navy (USN) MH-60S Knighthawk helicopter, Helicopter Combat Support Squadron 8 (HC-8), Dragon Whales, Naval Air Station (NAS) Norfolk, Virginia (VA), shuttles between the ships. The ADELAIDE, home ported in Garden Island, Western Australia, is conducting joint operations in the North Persian Gulf under Commander Task Force 58 (CTF-58). Country: Persian Gulf Scene Camera Operator: PH2(Aw) Samuel W. Shavers, Usn Release Status: Released to Public. less
  • Format
  • Magnetic Disk
    Magnetic Disk: Hard Drive
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted