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Navy Diver 2nd Class Nick Wright, assigned to Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit, removes disassembled equipment from the Avenger-class mine countermeasures ship ex-Guardian (MCM 5).

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Navy Diver 2nd Class Nick Wright, assigned to Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit, removes disassembled equipment from the Avenger-class mine countermeasures ship ex-Guardian (MCM 5).

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SULU SEA (Mar. 12, 2013) Navy Diver 2nd Class Nick Wright, assigned to Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit (MDSU) 1, removes disassembled equipment from the Avenger-class mine countermeasures ship ex-Guardian (MCM 5). Guardian ran aground on the Tubbataha Reef Jan. 17. The U.S. Navy and contracted salvage teams continue damage assessments and the removal of equipment and parts to prepare the grounded ship to be safely dismantled and removed from Tubbataha Reef. The U.S. Navy continues to work in close cooperation with the Philippine authorities to safely dismantle Guardian from the reef while minimizing environmental effects. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jonah Stepanik) File# 130312-N-JC374-289

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12/03/2013 - 12/03/2013
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U.S. NAVY
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