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1st Lt. Phillip M. Downey has a unique gift from Afghanistan for his soon-to-be-born son at home.  He is sending his upcoming baby boy the Stars and Stripes, which flew 50 feet above the Task Force Leatherneck compound. Video provided …
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Some of the Marines participating in African Lion 2012 had to sacrifice a part of their regular lives to be a part of the large exercise.  Being a part of the military means sacrificing yourself for duty, service, and country, …
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Every day, naval aviators prepare for more than a dozen flights taking off at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, but none quite as unique as Lt. Ryan Mattson’s latest mission.  His final flight with this squadron is significant for a …
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By Air Force Staff Sgt. Heather Skinkle, 451st Air Expeditionary Wing From www.defense.gov  KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan – Deployments are nothing new for Army 1st Sgt. Walter Josephs Jr., who is serving on his sixth. But his son and namesake, Air Force …
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From www.af.mil FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. (AFNS) - The son of the Air Force’s first African-American four-star general made a mark in his own right during an Air Force career spanning close to four decades. Lt. Gen. Daniel James III …
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