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Red Dragons prepare to say goodbye to Sea Knight

A CH-46E Sea Knights with Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 268 flies during a division confined area landing training flight over Fort Hunter Legit, Calif., Sept. 10. HMM-268 is one of the last two Marine medium helicopter squadrons left in the Marine Corps.



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This work, Red Dragons prepare to say goodbye to Sea Knight [Image 3 of 13], by Cpl Raquel Barraza, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.10.2013

Date Posted:09.26.2013 14:01

Photo ID:1026313

VIRIN:130910-M-RB277-145

Resolution:5383x3768

Size:1.34 MB

Location:FORT HUNTER LIGGETT, CA, USGlobe

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