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Top Commander pays a visit to Illustrious

Three days into the operation to deliver aid to the Philippines, HMS Illustrious has been visited by the Commanding General, III Marine Expeditionary Force and Commander, US Marine Forces Japan.

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Lieutenant General John E Wissler visits HMS Illustrious Credit: Crown Copyright 2013

Arriving onboard the Portsmouth based warship, in an MV-22 Osprey, Lieutenant General John E Wissler was accompanied by Commodore Clive Walker Royal Navy, Commander Joint Forces Logistics Operations.

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Lieutenant General John E Wissler visits HMS Illustrious Credit: Crown Copyright 2013
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Lieutenant General John E Wissler visits HMS Illustrious Credit: Crown Copyright 2013

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