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Marines pre-jump inspection

Marines from the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit conduct pre-jump checks before an early morning paradrop mission with the 1-189th General Support Aviation Battalion, 36th Combat Aviation Brigade at Udairi Army Airfield in Kuwait. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Mark Scovell/Released)



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This work, Marines pre-jump inspection [Image 1 of 3], by SGT Mark Scovell, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.05.2013

Date Posted:09.16.2013 06:31

Photo ID:1018855

VIRIN:130905-A-AY590-027

Resolution:1440x960

Size:1.57 MB

Location:UDAIRI ARMY AIRFIELD, KW

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