AS-332 Super Puma helicopters deliver supplies to the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) Oct. 2, 2010, during a vertical replenishment. Essex is under way in the East China Sea as part of the forward-deployed Essex Amphibious Ready Group. (DoD photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Casey H. Kyhl, U.S. Navy/Released)
U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Carl Johnson, a combat engineer from Combat Logistics Battalion 31 (CLB-31), 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, plays with a Philippine child at Anastacio N.F. Dinglas Elementary School in Ternate, Philippines, Oct. 1, 2010. Marines with CLB-31 were constructing additional classrooms at the school during Amphibious Landing Exercise (PHIBLEX) FY 2011, which is a bilateral training exercise and security assistance program between the U.S. military and the Armed Forces of the Philippines.
(DoD photo by Lance Cpl. John T. Kennicutt, U.S. Marine Corps/Released)