Engineman Fireman Christopher Gaines
BUSAN, Republic of Korea (Oct. 15, 2017) - Engineman Fireman Christopher Gaines, from Trenton, N.J. assigned to the Avenger-class mine countermeasures ship USS Chief (MCM 14), inspects gauges in the engine room during Multinational Mine Warfare Exercise (MN MIWEX). MN MIWEX is a mine countermeasures exercise between the U.S., Republic of Korea, and U.N. Command Sending States meant to increase combined capabilities and readiness to respond to any contingency on the Korean peninsula.
(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jordan Crouch / Released)
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