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LS Company Marine awarded Purple Heart Medal

Cpl. Edgar D. Vela (left), a distribution management specialist with Landing Support Company, Combat Logistics Regiment 27, 2nd Marine Logistics Group stands at attention in front of Capt. Luke Sauber (center), the Landing Support Company commander, while 1st Sgt. Heroides Aguirre (right), the company first sergeant, reads a citation during a Purple Heart award ceremony aboard Camp Lejeune, N.C., Nov. 21, 2013. Vela was on a convoy in northern Helmand Province, Afghanistan, when an approximately 75-pound improvised explosive device detonated under his vehicle. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Shawn Valosin)



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This work, LS Company Marine awarded Purple Heart Medal [Image 3 of 3], by Cpl Shawn Valosin, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.21.2013

Date Posted:11.22.2013 08:36

Photo ID:1058333

VIRIN:131121-M-IU187-002

Resolution:720x480

Size:152.41 KB

Location:CAMP LEJEUNE, NC, USGlobe

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