The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) fires two SM-2 missiles during a sinking exercise as part of Valiant Shield 2014. Air and sea units from the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force participated in the sinking of ex-USS Fresno (LST 1182). Valiant Shield is a U.S.-only exercise integrating U.S. Navy, Air Force, Army and Marine Corps assets. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Beverly J. Lesonik/Released) Approved for release by LCDR Kim Dixon, VS14 JIB PAO.
Lamp black and linseed oil ink, according to Museum employee. Like thick, greasy oil; book is still opened up on a shelf drying.