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V-22 Ospreys assigned to the U.S. Marine Corps await on Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan, ready at a moment’s notice for the next life-saving medical evacuation mission.
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A team of U.S. sailors are helping Afghan National Army medics learn the skills they need to operate independently after the U.S. troop drawdown in Afghanistan is complete.
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Photo: Sailors with 2nd Dental Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group perform an oral examination in a field environment during an Authorized Dental Allowance List exercise (ADAL EX) at Camp Lejeune, N.C., Dec. 10, 2013. The ADAL EX provided service members an opportunity to sharpen their skills by forcing them to do more with less. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Shawn Valosin)

Sailors assigned to 2nd Dental Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group perform an oral examination in a field environment during an authorized dental allowance list exercise on Camp Lejeune, N.C., Dec. 10, 2013.
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This year’s Pacific Fleet Sailor of the Year, Petty Officer 1st Class Joseph Santos joined Navy to save lives and that is exactly what he did while serving with marines.
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In 2003, Sonny Lemerande joined the U.S. Navy to become a hospital corpsman. Six years later, he was injured while deployed to Afghanistan. Here’s his story.
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