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see Jones, John PaulJones, John Paul,
1747–92, American naval hero, b. near Kirkcudbright, Scotland. His name was originally simply John Paul. Early Life

John Paul went to sea when he was 12, and his youth was adventure-filled.
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Large Afloat: USS BONHOMME RICHARD (LHD 6), Naval Base Sasebo -- Sasebo, Japan
Ten CH-46E Sea Knight helicopters with the HMM-262 Flying Tigers departed USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) for the final time on 20 March.
So, the Marines who will use those will need some expertise," Edilberto Adan of the Philippines' Visiting Forces Agreement Commission said at the exercises' opening ceremony on Monday morning aboard USS Bonhomme Richard docked at Subic Bay, a former U.
Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and Marines from the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) conducted a mass casualty drill to test emergency response capabilities, Sept.
Neff Parrott, commanding officer of the USS Bonhomme Richard, an amphibious assault ship of the landing helicopter dock, or LHD, class.
The sensitive political situation on the island, which is held by Tamil rebels in the north, has blocked a major US humanitarian mission that was ready to roll off the USS Bonhomme Richard.
ABCM(AW/SW) Wynn Young was stationed aboard USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6), January 2002-August 2003, as the air department LCPO.
USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) earned the Battle "E" award for the second consecutive year on 27 February 2012.
In 2011, this work will include major overhauls and upgrades to the USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49), USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), USS Rushmore (LSD 47) and numerous upkeep availabilities on the U.
A Sailor assigned to USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) is greeted by family members during a homecoming celebration after a seven-month deployment to the western Pacific Ocean.
Aboard the sixth ship of the class, the USS Bonhomme Richard, Marine Lt.
Third Fleet units of the USS Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) and coalition units will participate in the Western Pacific.