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Cav Troops engage targets, clear rooms

Pfc. Alexander Villones (front) and Sgt. Corey Taylor, both cavalry scouts with Company C, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment, clear a hallway during a dry-fire exercise Oct. 23 at a shoot house on Fort Hood, Texas. The 2-7 Cav., 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division soldiers trained on clearing a house to become proficient in an urban environment. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Kim Browne, 3rd BCT PAO, 1st Cav. Div.)

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This work, Cav Troops engage targets, clear rooms [Image 2 of 4], by SGT Kimberly Browne, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.23.2013

Date Posted:11.05.2013 12:39

Photo ID:1047004



Size:865.73 KB

Location:FORT HOOD, TX, USGlobe

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