NMCB 5 Seabees In the Philippines

150608-N-ZZ999-018 PUERTO PRINCESA, Philippines (June 8, 2015) Steelworker 3rd Class Matthew Koenig, a Seabee assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB) 5, hands candy to the students of Mangingisda Elementary School during his lunch break. NMCB 5’s Civic Construction Action Detail (CCAD) Philippines are currently constructing a rainwater catchment system and a multi- purpose assembly hall extension for the school. The CCAD’s mission is to execute engineering civic assistance projects, conduct skills exchanges with the host nation, and perform community relations events to help enhance shared capabilities and maintain relationships. (U.S. Navy photo by Construction Electrician 3rd Class Quennie May Galarpe/Released)

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