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U.S. Marine Cpl. Mark Skolnick scans the shore line as he conducts a beach reconnaissance in Sitka Bay, Alaska.U.S. Marines use a combat rubber raiding craft to return to the Coast Guard cutter Anacapa in Sitka Bay, Alaska.The Coast Guard cutter Anacapa prepares to launch a rigid hull inflatable boat while underway in Sitka Sound.The U.S. Navy dock landing ship USS Comstock (LSD 46) lies at anchor in the Eastern Channel of Sitka Sound, Alaska.U.S. Marines wait for other members of their team to jump from a U.S. Coast Guard HH-60J Jayhawk helicopter.

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