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240127-N-LR905-2275.JPG Photo By: Petty Officer 1st Class Jacob Be

VIRGINIA BEACH, Virginia - 240127-N-LR905-2275 LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (Jan. 27, 2024) – A U.S. Navy Diver assigned to Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit (MDSU) 2 ice dives in simulated arctic waters as part of Snow Crab Exercise 24-1. SNOWCRABEX is an annual exercise designed to test and evaluate U.S. Navy EOD and Navy Diver’s capabilities and equipment in a simulated arctic environment and improve combat effectiveness. Navy EOD and Navy Divers are part of the Navy Expeditionary Combat Force (NECF), enabling the U.S. Navy Fleet by clearing and protecting the battlespace. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jacob D. Bergh/Released)


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