On duty in the East China Sea

Apr. 05, 2014 @ 11:08 AM
On duty in the East China Sea
EAST CHINA SEA -- Machinist's Mate Fireman Chase Owen from Oxford lights a boiler in forward main of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). Bonhomme Richard is the flagship of the Bonhomme Richard Amphibious Ready Group and participated in Exercise Ssang Yong, an annual combined exercise conducted by Navy and Marines with the Republic of Korea to strengthen interoperability across the range of military operations.