190722-N-EV253-0615.JPG Photo By: Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Sara Eshleman

Jul 23, 2019
SEKONDI, Ghana - 190722-N-EV253-0615 TAKORADI, Ghana (July 22, 2019) - Musician 3rd Class Pedro Mendez, from San Juan, Puerto Rico, and saxophone player for the U.S. Naval Forces Europe Band, Topside, embarked on the Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Carson City (T-EPF 7), gives a high-five during a parade through the streets of Takoradi, Ghana, July 22, 2019. Carson City is deployed to the Gulf of Guinea to demonstrate progress through partnerships and U.S. commitment to West African countries through small boat maintenance assistance, maritime law enforcement engagement, and medical and community relations outreach.


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