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LIBREVILLE, Gabon - Lieutenant Andrew Powch debriefs Rear Admiral Herve Nambo, chief of the Gabon Navy, and senior members of his staff following a military-to-military engagement with Gabonese Navy sailors and U.S. Navy divers in Libreville, Gabon, September 25, 2009. Powch and Chief Petty Officer Daniel Cash of EOD Mobile Unit 3 Platoon 342, which is currently deployed to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, visited Gabon to provide a demonstration of U.S. Navy diving capability to the Gabonese Navy,  whose leaders expressed interest in starting an organic diving program. The visit included classroom presentations of U.S. Navy diving missions, familiarization with techniques, systems, and equipment, and a practice session of the Dive School Physical Test. (Lieutenant Commander Chuck Ridgway, Commander Naval Forces Africa)
LIBREVILLE, Gabon - Lieutenant Andrew Powch debriefs Rear Admiral Herve Nambo, chief of the Gabon Navy, and senior members of his staff following a military-to-military engagement with Gabonese Navy sailors and U.S. Navy divers in Libreville, Gabon, September 25, 2009. Powch and Chief Petty Officer Daniel Cash of EOD Mobile Unit 3 Platoon 342, which is currently deployed to Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, visited Gabon to provide a demonstration of U.S. Navy diving capability to the Gabonese Navy, whose leaders expressed interest in starting an organic diving program. The visit included classroom presentations of U.S. Navy diving missions, familiarization with techniques, systems, and equipment, and a practice session of the Dive School Physical Test. (Lieutenant Commander Chuck Ridgway, Commander Naval Forces Africa)
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