NCHB1 cargo handling at Naval Base Gua,

by Commander, Task Force 75
Stripes Guam

Boatswain’s Mate 2nd Class Anthony Chaplin, assigned to Navy Cargo Handling Battalion 1 (NCHB 1), conducts cargo handling operations aboard the Military Sealift Command Vessel MV Major Bernard F. Fischer (T-AK-4396) at Naval Base Guam March 8, 2017. NCHB 1 is the Navy’s only active duty cargo handling battalion and is a rapidly deployable operating unit of the Navy Expeditionary Combat Command capable of loading and discharging ships and aircraft in all climatic and threat conditions.

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