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A former Navy and Russian Iron Chef "cooks" up morale aboard the U.S. Navy's forward—deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) during Operation Damayan.
In the small village of Guiuan, located in Eastern Samar province, villagers lined up outside the gate of a runway awaiting food, water and medical supplies to be delivered by helicopters from the George Washington Strike Group (GWSG) in support of Operation Damayan.
USNS Bowditch (T—AGS 62) was first on scene off the coast of Tacloban, Republic of the Philippines, ensuring safe sea lanes in order for the George Washington Strike Group (GWSG) to assist the Third Marine Expeditionary Brigade in support of Operation Damayan.
USS Freedom (LCS 1) departed Singapore's Changi Naval Base on Nov. 16 for the final time as part of her maiden overseas deployment to Southeast Asia.
Here is the Nov 16th (1000 India time) Seventh Fleet update for Operation Damayan.
Sailors from the "Wallbangers" of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 117 embarked the U.S. Navy's forward—deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) Nov. 11 just in time to aid the George Washington Strike Group (GWSG) in Operation Damayan.