Seaman Marco Burdi's USS Ashland (LSD-48) Pictures

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SN Burdi, SN Dezonia, EN3 Caine, w/wife.
SN Burdi, SN Dezonia, EN3 Caine, w/wife, prior to Med '97.
0007 SN Moore, SN Dezonia
cross SN Douthat
plaque BM3 Cressy, BM3 Steward and a gunners mate.
0007 SN Ticer
house Med Cruise '97 Deck Department
pavillion BM2 Brader
leprechaun BM2 ?
meeting SN ?
SN Moore
lunch BM2 Johnson
0007 SN Brader, SN Tiser
cross SN Brader
plaque SN Burdi in Cuba
0007 US Marines embarking Ashland for Med Cruise '97
house Marines Manning the rails, Med Cruise '97
pavillion Gunners Mate ? and SN ?
leprechaun BM1 Molitor
meeting BM2 ? on fantail on Med Cruise '97
BM2 Leighton
lunch UNITAS WATC Cruise 36-95 Battle Group
lunch Unreping during UNITAS
0007 SN Steward, SN ?, on boatdeck
cross Unreping during Med '97
plaque SN Stewart
0007 SN Kent, SN Douthat
house Deck Departmant handing out in Cuba
pavillion SN Stewart
leprechaun SN Stewart, a gunners mate and EN3 Cain during Helo-Ops
meeting Manning rails during UNITAS 36-95
SN Stewart
lunch USS Ashland shipmates helping USS Guam for admiral's visit in Italy during Med '97
meeting LCAC's embarked during training.
SN Moore
SN Burdi getting awarded by Commander Heimer.
BM3 Cressy being awarded by Commander Heimer.
BM3 Cressy being awarded by Commander Heimer.
SN Burdi in Turkey on Med '97
lunch SN Burdi standing on rock wall in Turkey (Med '97)
meeting SN Dezonia on Med '97
Ruins in Turkey (Med '97)
meeting Greek Colosseum on Med '97
Shipmates on stairs of Greek Colossuem, Med '97
meeting SN Burdi at ruins Med '97 (In front of pillar)
SN Brader and SN ? during Med Cruise '97
SN Moore, SN Burdi in McDonalds on Med '97
lunch SN Burdi, enroute to the Med '97
meeting Battle Group enroute to Med '97
Battle Group enroute to Med '97
meeting Ashland's mast.
HELO-OPS on UNITAS 36-95
meeting HELO-OPS during UNITAS 36-95
Raising flag moored at ship yard after UNITAS 36-05
lunch Marines embarking from Med Cruise '97
Marines embarking from Med Cruise '97
meeting Deck department on fantail, enroute to Med '97
Marines embark an MI A1 Barhams tank for Med '97.
meeting Ashland, the 1st Amphib to have installed a ram missile system
1st Division, deck department berthing
meeting LCAC playing in the water
Picture from the 04 level smoking deck looking aft during UNITAS 36-95.
SN Burdi and SN ? chaining and chalking a Helo on Ashland.
lunch Looking down from 05 level starboard side, down into Cuban waters during UNITAS 36-95
meeting SN Burdi during Med '97
CIWS, (Closed In Weapon System) on board Ashland.
SN Stewart and his Cracker Jack
SN Stewart and his Cracker Jack
SN Brader, SN Burdi, releasing the anchor during Med '97.
Ship's crew onloading food & supplies for UNITAS 36-95.
Playing volley ball at Little Creek prior to UNITAS 36-95.
Playing volley Ball at Little Creek prior to UNITAS 36-95.
Playing volley ball at Little Creek prior to UNITAS 36-95.
LCACS loaded w/hummers in welldeck for Med '97.
BM3 Cressy raising the flag on fantail on Med '97.
BM3 Cressy giving tour to S.A.'s on UNITAS 35-95.
Fireman taking a break in a hammock in scullery on UNITAS 36-95.
LCAC coming into welldeck.
SN Stewart acting cool.
SN Stewart and Man Overboard Dummy during UNITAS 36-95.
USS Guam during UNITAS 36-95.
SN Dezonia
SN ?
SN ?
SN ?
SN ?
SN Burdi & SN ?
Line of ships waiting to pass through the Panama Canal
from Atlantic to Pacific during ANITAS 36-95
Looking from 04 smoking deck aft, Marine vehicles embarked aboard Ashland Med '97.
Looking from turntable. LCAC entering welldeck during UNITAS 36-95.
Helo coming in for landing during UNITAS 36-95.
Helo coming in for landing during UNITAS 36-95.
LCAC in the water.
Ships unreping during Med '97.
Twister touching down outside Little Creek base.
Twister touching down outside Little Creek base.
Twister touching down outside Little Creek base.
Admiral Borda visited Ashland prior to alleged suicide.
SN Burdi and SN ? chilling in Cuba.
Deck Department preparing the forecastle for domestic port visit.
Beautiful South American sunset during UNITAS 36-95.
Navy Seals boarding stern gate during UNITAS 36-95.
Navy Seals boarding stern gate during UNITAS 36-95.
Navy Seals, UNITAS 36-95.
SN Burdi manning the helm of USS Ashland.
SN Burdi firing (.50 cal) machine gun port side, mount 54.
SN Burdi firing (.50 cal) machine gun port side, mount 54.
SN Burdi and SN Stewart doing messdeck duty.
SN Brader
Destroyer during Med Cruise '97.
Fireman sleeping in scullery during UNITAS 36-95.
SN Dezonia and SN Burdi.
BM2 and SN Burdi.
SN Burdi posing as Roman Warrior Statue on Med. '97
BM2 ? during Med '97
Bos'n Mates on forecastle during Med '97
BMC and BM1 on forecastle during Med '97.
Marco Burdi and son, David Tyler Burdi.
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