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On a small base in Zobul Province, Afghanistan, U.S. Army Pathfinders instruct Afghan National Army soldiers in the techniques of their trade.  Pathfinders are the boots-on-the-ground that allow aircraft to move supplies and provide combat support. After two weeks of …
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U.S. Army Sgt. Koku Adzoble won a lottery to move to the U.S. from a tiny sliver of a country in West Africa where he grew up. He joined the U.S. Army to make a better life for himself. “Back …
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The Fisher House has always been a safe haven for military families who have loved ones being treated for severe medical illnesses.  SRA Tony Coronado introduces us to one family The Fisher House took under during a very rough period. …
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Two Marines with Marine Wing Support Squadron 273 reached a turning point in their lives when they swore in and became American citizens prior to deploying to Afghanistan. Staff Sgt. Jason Constable, a watch officer and combat engineer, and Sgt. …
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“Whenever anybody sees the PX truck, that is all you hear about – people saying ‘Oh, the PX truck is here,’” said Lance Cpl. Cody Turner, a combat engineer with 9th Engineer Support Battalion. “It’s definitely a morale booster for …
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