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First three female Marines graduate Infantry training course

Students and staff of Delta Company, Infantry Training Battalion, School of Infantry-East stand at attention during the graduation ceremony at Camp Geiger, N.C. Nov. 21. The graduation of 227 students marked the first class of Marines to include females. The class was part of the Marine Corps' research effort toward integrating women into ground-combat military occupational specialties. (Official U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Justin A. Rodriguez/Released)



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This work, First three female Marines graduate Infantry training course [Image 5 of 13], by LCpl Justin Rodriguez, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.21.2013

Date Posted:11.21.2013 14:23

Photo ID:1057782

VIRIN:131121-M-JR212-235

Resolution:5760x3840

Size:21.39 MB

Location:MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, NC, USGlobe

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