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Latest photos from the 24th MEU

Mar 14, 2010

Petty Officer 2nd Class Emmanuel Brunson, a logistics specialist assigned to USS Ashland, helps a girl slam-dunk during a recreation period at the Rehabilitation Institute of Active Learning center in Adliya, Kingdom of Bahrain, March 14. Servicemembers volunteered to interact with disabled children attending RIA, as part of a U.S. Naval Forces Central Command community relations event. Marines and Sailors of the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit and USS Ashland visited the RIA center during their first liberty port in Bahrain. 24th MEU is currently deployed on a seven-month deployment aboard ships of the Nassau Amphibious Ready Group, and is serving as CENTCOM's theatre reserve force. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Alex C. Sauceda)

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