Meet the Deck

Cpl. Jose Salcido performs a hip toss during martial arts training aboard USS Pearl Harbor Nov. 17. Salcido, a 23-year-old El Paso, Texas, native, is a motor transport operator with Combat Logistics Battalion 11, the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit's logistics combat element. The unit embarked USS Makin Island, USS New Orleans and USS Pearl Harbor in San Diego Nov. 14 beginning a seven-month deployment through the western Pacific and Middle East regions. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Claudia Palacios)

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Taken on November 17, 2011