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Bonhomme Richard departs Sasebo, concludes forward-deployed service
180418-N-IO414-069.JPG Photo By: MC2 Jordan Crouch

SASEBO, Japan - 180418-N-IO414-069 SASEBO, Japan (April 18, 2018) Families watch the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) depart Sasebo, Japan, capping six years of forward deployed service in the Indo-Pacific region. Bonhomme Richard will now transit to its new homeport in San Diego for follow-on operations and eventual upgrades to become F-35B Lightning II capable. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jordan Crouch/Released)


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