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Family Finish

Spc. Adam Salazar, infantryman, Company B, 1st Battalion, 66th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division and his son Landon Salazar, 5, cross the finish line of a 12-mil ruck march to certify for the Expert Infantryman Badge at Fort Carson, Colo., Aug. 23, 2013. An infantryman must complete the 12-mile ruck march within three hours to certify for his EIB.

(U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 2nd ABCT, PAO 4th Inf. Div.)



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This work, Family Finish [Image 1 of 7], by SGT Marcus Fichtl, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.23.2013

Date Posted:09.19.2013 10:12

Photo ID:1021471

VIRIN:130823-A-TW035-007

Resolution:4396x2931

Size:2.79 MB

Location:FORT CARSON, CO, USGlobe

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