U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Jacob Johnson.
|Al Kut, Iraq (May
7, 2003) - A Builder 3rd Class Clifford Ainsworth assigned to Naval
Mobile Construction Battalion One Thirty Three (NMCB-133) helps Iraqi
men lift a concrete cross constructed by Petty Officer Clifford, onto
its pedestal in the Al Kut Cemetery, Iraq. NMCB-133 is restoring
the British cemetery to show respect for the families of our comrades
who were buried there during WW I. U.S. Navy Naval Mobile
Construction Battalions (NMCB'S) provide responsive military
construction support to Navy, Marine Corps and other forces in military
operations, construct base facilities and conduct defensive
operations. NMCB-133 is in Iraq to provide construction support to
coalition forces and provide humanitarian aid to the Iraqi people.
Photograph courtesy of the Navy NewsStand - Eye on the Fleet.
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Iraqi men lift a concrete Cross, U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Jacob Johnson. Photo courtesy of the Navy NewsStand - Eye on the Fleet - PhotoID: 030507-N-2517J-003.
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