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USNS Mercy

USNS Mercy

1987 Philippine Training Mission of USNS Mercy (T-AH-19), U.S. Navy hospital ship. Built as a San Clemente-class tanker, S.S. Worth in 1976. Renamed in July, 1984 and launched in July, 1985. Entered service in 1986, homeported in San Diego, CA.

27 February 1987

First Impresssions It’s so big and so white! The red crosses alone dwarf the person standing next to them in the 3×5 glossy sent home

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