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Lance Cpl. Kyle Turner, a medium machine gunner with the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit’s maritime raid force, sights in at targets during a live-fire exercise here Oct. 9. Turner, 18, is from St. Louis. The unit embarked USS Makin Island, …
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A U.S. special operations forces team member pulls security during a clearing operation in Chak district, Wardak province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2011. SOF team members and Afghan commandos conducted the operation in order to disrupt insurgent activity in the area.Photo …
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Lt. Cmdr. Jose Pimentel, Roman Catholic chaplain aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) leads sailors in prayer during a Catholic Mass service aboard the ship. George Washington departed her forward-operating port of Yokosuka, Japan, Sept. 19 to …
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By Dr. Clifford Stanley, Undersecretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) Last week, I had the distinct privilege of traveling to the United Kingdom for a meeting and Memorandum of Understanding signing with my British counterpart, UK Minister for Defence Personnel, Welfare …
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A young boy turns around in his chair and eats a doughnut during a Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps drill competition at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, D.C., Oct. 9. Photo by Staff Sgt. Brittany Jones  (DIVIDS)

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