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Submarine Group 9 Command Master Chief Rusty Staub congratulates Lt. j.g. Amber Cowan, assigned to the Blue crew of the ballistic missile submarine USS Maine (SSBN 741), for earning her submarine warfare officer device.
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BANGOR, Wash. (Dec. 5, 2012) Submarine Group 9 Command Master Chief Rusty Staub congratulates Lt. j.g. Amber Cowan, assigned to the Blue crew of the ballistic missile submarine USS Maine (SSBN 741), for earning her submarine warfare officer device. Cowan and Lt. j.g. Jennifer Noonan, center, are two of three Sailors to become the first female unrestricted line officers to qualify in submarines. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Ahron Arendes)

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