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181205-N-RM440-1964.JPG Photo By: Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Samantha P. Montenegro

Dec 6, 2018
MANAMA, Bahrain - 181205-N-RM440-1964 MANAMA, Bahrain (Dec. 5, 2018) Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Bill Moran, center, salutes as “Taps” plays during a memorial service honoring Vice Adm. Scott Stearney’s life. Stearney was formerly commander of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command, U.S. 5th Fleet and Combined Maritime Forces. The U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations encompasses nearly 2.5 million square miles of water area and includes the Arabian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, Red Sea and parts of the Indian Ocean. The region is comprised of 20 countries and includes three critical choke points at the Strait of Hormuz, the Suez Canal and the Strait of Bab-al-Mandeb at the southern tip of Yemen. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Samantha P. Montenegro/Released.)


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