Todays Highlights
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Team Effort

Operation Unified Assistance was an American military humanitarian mission that provided aid and delivered millions of pounds of supplies and equipment in response to the catastrophic 2004 earthquake and tsunami. Crew members of the U.S.S. Bonhomme Richard transported relief workers to inaccessible areas and distributed food, including their own baked goods, in Sumatera.

Photograph by Lance Corporal Andreas A. Plaza.