Tag Archives: special operations

Two U.S. Air Force pararescuemen played important roles in the rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach after they got trapped in a Thailand cave in June.
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From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your Daily SITREP for Wednesday, July 20, 2016.
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The widow of a Marine who died in a helicopter crash in March opens up about her loss and the importance of celebrating her husband’s life this Memorial Day.
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Photo: Air Force airmen assigned to the 1st Expeditionary Special Operations Aircraft Maintenance Squadron monitor the engine starts of an AC-130H Spectre gunship from the 16th Expeditionary Special Operations Squadron Nov. 27, 2013, at an undisclosed location in Afghanistan. The AC-130H flew a close air support mission in support of special operations ground forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Jason Robertson/Released)

U.S. Air Force airmen monitor the engine starts of an AC-130H Spectre gunship at an undisclosed location in Afghanistan, Nov. 27, 2013.
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Staying true to her altruistic passions, U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Leah Brown helped heal Afghan citizens in need while deployed to Uruzgan province, Afghanistan.
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