U.S., Philippine Sailors Participate in Pacific Partnership 2014

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Matthew Spence, left, shovels sand onto a sifter operated by Philippine Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Johnson Ramale as part of an engineering project for a hospital outpatient maternity clinic during Pacific Partnership 2014 in Tacloban, Philippines, July 7, 2014. Spence is a builder, and Ramale is an equipment operator seaman. Pacific Partnership is an annual deployment designed to strengthen maritime and humanitarian partnerships during disaster relief operations while providing humanitarian, medical, dental and engineering assistance. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Greg Badger
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Felipe Esparza, right, and Philippine Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Johnson Ramales file down handles on a sand sifter as part of an engineering project for a hospital outpatient maternity clinic during Pacific Partnership 2014 in Tacloban, Philippines, July 7, 2014. Esparza is a steelworker, and Ramales is an equipment operator seaman. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Greg Badger
  • A Philippine sailor checks if a brick wall is level as part of an engineering project for a hospital outpatient maternity clinic during Pacific Partnership 2014 in Tacloban, Philippines, July 7, 2014. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Greg Badger
  • U.S. Navy Seaman Joshua Kopit assembles steel reinforcement bars for a Pacific Partnership 2014 engineering project at San Fernando School in Tacloban, Philippines, July 6, 2014. Murgaaltan is a builder, and Kopit is a steelworker constructionman. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Greg Badger
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Gabriel Murgaaltan, left, and a Philippine sailor work on a Pacific Partnership 2014 engineering project at San Fernando School in Tacloban, Philippines, July 6, 2014. Murgaaltan is a builder. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Greg Badger
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Gabriel Murgaaltan, right, and a Philippine soldier use a saw to cut boards to be used on a Pacific Partnership 2014 engineering project at San Fernando School in Tacloban, Philippines, July 6, 2014. Murgaaltan is a builder. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Greg Badger
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Eduardo Ellorin, left, and U.S. Navy Seaman Cory Migneault spread mortar while building a wall during a Pacific Partnership 2014 engineering project at San Fernando School in Tacloban, Philippines, July 6, 2014. Ellorin is an equipment operator, and Migneault is a steelworker constructionman. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Greg Badger
  • U.S. Navy Seaman Timothy Dowding places mortar in a wall gap he is helping to build during a Pacific Partnership 2014 engineering project at San Fernando School in Tacloban, Philippines, July 6, 2014. Dowding is an utilitiesman constructionman. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Greg Badger