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Photo: Spc Crumbaugh, 125 infantry, Michigan Army National Guard, is welcomed home by his daughter after a year long tour in Afghanistan, on 28 September, 2012. Photo by SSG Helen Miller, MIARNG.

Spc Crumbaugh, 125 infantry, Michigan Army National Guard, is welcomed home by his daughter after a year long tour in Afghanistan. (Photo by SSG Helen Miller)
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photo: A U.S. Army soldier, from Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, "Gimlets" engages targets with a M240L machine gun Sept. 20, 2012, during a live fire exercise at the Pohakuloa Training Area, on Hawaii's Big Island. Soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, are conducting a month-long exercise which is focused on platoon level collective training with enabler integration. The training will culminate in a combined arms live fire exercise later this month.

A U.S. Army soldier, from Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, “Gimlets” engages targets with a M240L machine gun Sept. 20, 2012, during a live fire exercise at the Pohakuloa Training …
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Photo: Command Sgt. Maj. David Inglis, 3rd Infantry Division Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion command sergeant major, wears a protective suit and is attacked by a military working dog during a demonstration of the dogs abilities at Kandahar Airfield, Sept. 29, 2012. The military working dogs, from 3rd Infantry Division’s K-9 unit, are used for various purposes including sniffing for explosive residue and protect military personnel.

Command Sgt. Maj. David Inglis, 3rd Infantry Division Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion command sergeant major, wears a protective suit and is attacked by a military working dog during a demonstration of the dogs’ abilities at Kandahar Airfield, Sept. 29, 2012. …
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A Company 'Werewolves' spearhead assault training

Sgt. Jon Garcia (right), from Santa Cruz, Calif., and a repel master at the Fort Hood Air Assault School, gives a student the sign to execute the repel out of a UH-60 Black Hawk Helicopter from A Company “Werewolves,” 3rd Assault Helicopter Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, during the Fort Hood Air Assault School’s repel training here, Sept. 14. Pilots and crews of the Werewolves flew out in support of Fort Hood’s Air Assault School in order to certify pilots and crews, and to also support the school’s training of their students. Sgt. Richard Wrigley
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Chief Warrant Officer 3 Samuel Banks, a survivor from a Liberian refugee camp in the Ivory Coast, holds up the only things he had with him when he was forced to flee his home country of Liberia, when rebels led by the extremist Charles Taylor invaded from the north and purged entire cities of their citizens. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew Winstead, U.S. Army Alaska)

His peers have called him the “happiest man in the Army,” even though the tragic events of his early life have given him more than enough reasons to be bitter.
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