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Graphic: "The Grenadier" U.S. Navy Graphic by Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel

U.S. Army Pfc. Morgan Christopher talks about his deployment to southern Afghanistan and why he chose to become a soldier.
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After spending four months with the Fort Riley, Kan., Warrior Transition Battalion as a patient, Army Sgt. Troy Tow now serves as a squad leader for the very same battalion.
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Photo: Long Island, N.Y., native, Pfc. Lenny Costa, a cavalry scout assigned to the 1st Squadron, 7th “Garryowen” Cavalry Regiment, 1st “Ironhorse” Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, searches through his uncle’s Korean War case files June 27 at Fort Hood, Texas. Costa enlisted in 2010 in honor of his uncle Sgt. Anthony Costa, who was classified as a Prisoner of War during the Korean War in 1950. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Bailey Kramer.

Although Pfc. Lenny Costa came from a line of infantryman, he chose to follow the footsteps of his uncle and serve under the U.S. Army 1st Cavalry Division.
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U.S. Army Pfc. Franklin Sena and his dog, Livee, work together during their first mission as a team while conducting a dismounted patrol in Shubazai, Afghanistan, Feb. 7, 2013. Sena is an infantryman and tactical explosives detection dog handler assigned to Company C, 4th Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, Combined Task Force 4-2. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Kimberly Hackbarth

U.S. Army Pfc. Franklin Sena and his military working dog, Livee, work together during their first mission as a team while conducting a dismounted patrol in Shubazai, Afghanistan, Feb. 7, 2013. Sena is an infantryman and tactical explosives detection dog …
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