PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP

160610-M-TM809-092 DILI, Timor Leste (June 10, 2016) Builder Constructionman Anthony Murphy, a native of Compton, California, and Steelworker 3rd Class Roy Hughes, a native of Boston, Massachusetts, fill a wheelbarrow with cement at Maneluana School during Pacific Partnership 2016. The Seabees and U.S. Marines are working alongside Timorese and Australian engineers on various construction projects at Aimutin and Maneluana Schools. This year marks the sixth time the mission visited Timor Leste since it’s first visit in 2006. Medical, engineering and various other personnel embarked aboard hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) are working side-by-side with partner nation counterparts, exchanging ideas, building best practices and relationships to ensure preparedness should disaster strike. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Brittney Vella/Released)

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