This video was, in fact, shot by 13th MEU’s very own Cpl. Oscar G. Garcia, Combat Camera Videographer. Initial reports from the media incorrectly tagged the video as U.S. Navy footage.
B-roll of Maersk-Alabama Capt. Richard Phillips, being welcomed aboard USS Boxer (LHD 4), April 12, after being rescued by U.S Naval Forces off the coast of Somalia. Philips was held hostage for four days by pirates. Produced by Cpl. Oscar G. Garcia.