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Ensign Julian G. Abellar, top, practices rescuing Ship's Serviceman 2nd Class Danielle Turner, during a search and rescue drill aboard the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48). Vandegrift, on her last scheduled deployment before a planned decommissioning in March 2015, is on patrol within the U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cory Booth (Released)  141021-N-AG657-160

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 21, 2014)1 of 4

Ensign Julian G. Abellar, top, practices rescuing Ship's Serviceman 2nd Class Danielle Turner, during a search and rescue drill aboard the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48). Vandegrift, on her last scheduled deployment before a planned decommissioning in March 2015, is on patrol within the U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cory Booth (Released) 141021-N-AG657-160

Ensign Julian Abellar, left, and Lt. j.g. Isaac Teichgrab man a repair locker as part of a general quarters damage control drill aboard the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48). Vandegrift, on her last scheduled deployment before a planned decommission in March 2015, is on patrol within the U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cory Booth (Released)  141018-N-AG657-030

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct 18, 2014)2 of 4

Ensign Julian Abellar, left, and Lt. j.g. Isaac Teichgrab man a repair locker as part of a general quarters damage control drill aboard the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48). Vandegrift, on her last scheduled deployment before a planned decommission in March 2015, is on patrol within the U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cory Booth (Released) 141018-N-AG657-030

Chief Personnel Specialist Adrian Mallari, left, simulates a class bravo fire for the flight deck firefighting team aboard the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48) during a flight deck firefighting drill. Vandegrift, on her last scheduled deployment before a planned decommission in March 2015, is on patrol within the U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cory Booth (Released)  141015-N-AG657-135

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 15, 2014)3 of 4

Chief Personnel Specialist Adrian Mallari, left, simulates a class bravo fire for the flight deck firefighting team aboard the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48) during a flight deck firefighting drill. Vandegrift, on her last scheduled deployment before a planned decommission in March 2015, is on patrol within the U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cory Booth (Released) 141015-N-AG657-135

Lt. j.g. Juan Castro, aboard the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48), maintains open communication with Vandegrift's rigid-hull inflatable boat during operations at sea with the U.S. Coast Guard high endurance cutter USCGC Sherman (WHEC 720). Vandegrift, on her last scheduled deployment before a planned decommission in March 2015, is on patrol within the U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cory Booth (Released)  141015-N-AG657-104

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 15, 2014)4 of 4

Lt. j.g. Juan Castro, aboard the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48), maintains open communication with Vandegrift's rigid-hull inflatable boat during operations at sea with the U.S. Coast Guard high endurance cutter USCGC Sherman (WHEC 720). Vandegrift, on her last scheduled deployment before a planned decommission in March 2015, is on patrol within the U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cory Booth (Released) 141015-N-AG657-104

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