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Naval Sea Systems Command pollution response experts supporting the U.S. Coast Guard conduct a dive to assess the remaining petroleum products aboard the ex-USS Chehalis (AOG-48).

Naval Sea Systems Command pollution response experts supporting the U.S. Coast Guard conduct a dive to assess the remaining petroleum products aboard the ex-USS Chehalis (AOG-48).

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UTULEI, America Samoa (Apr. 24, 2009) Naval Sea Systems Command pollution response experts supporting the U.S. Coast Guard conduct a dive to assess the remaining petroleum products aboard the ex-USS Chehalis (AOG-48), a Patapsco-class gasoline tanker that sank off the coast of American Samoa nearly 60 years ago. The Navy team included divers from Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit 1 and Southwest Regional Maintenance Center as well as personnel from the Naval Sea Systems Command Supervisor of Salvage and Diving. (U.S. Navy photo) File# 090424-N-XXXXP-005

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24/04/2009 - 24/04/2009
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UTULEI, America Samoa
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U.S. NAVY
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