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By Air Force Airman 1st Class Siuta B. Ika 49th Fighter Wing, www.defense.gov HOLLOMAN AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. – Air Force Staff Sgt. Lionel Garcia, a 49th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, saved the life of a San Antonio police officer …
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By Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Stephen T. Stewart, www.defense.gov Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C. – Running late on his way to pick up a new fishing boat after work Feb. 14, Marine …
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By Alexandra Hemmerly-Brown, Army News Service From www.army.mil  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Maj. Rhonda Cornum could see her breath when she awoke on the fourth day of ground fighting during Operation Desert Storm. It was February 1991, and the flight surgeon …
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From the Pentagon Channel Marine Lt. Col. Karl Trenker was shot when a craigslist deal went bad; his combat training may have saved his life. He and his fiancé describe what happened. Catch the full Around the Services story here: http://bit.ly/z4Isda …
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Video provided by DMA Navy The amazing story of John Henry Turpin, a Chief Gunner’s Mate in the Navy. He survived both the sinking of the USS Maine (you know, Remember the Maine!) and a boiler explosion on USS Bennington. …
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