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Paratroopers from across the globe prepare for a holiday tradition

Sgt. 1st Class Michael Griffin, with the special operations testing director, supervises an allied soldier during a simulation exercise. Jumpmasters and soldiers from nine different countries joined U.S. jumpmasters in parachute familiarization training in preparation of the 16th Annual Randy Oler Memorial Operation Toy Drop, Dec. 2. The training involved trying on the different parachutes the U.S. offers, the procedures to operate the parachutes and simulation of landing the parachutes. Operation Toy Drop the world's largest combined airborne operation hosted by a U.S. Reserve unit, the U.S. Army Civil Affairs & Psychological Operations Command (Airborne). The event allows soldiers the opportunity to help bring toys to children less fortunate during the holiday. (U.S. Army Photo by Staff Sgt. Sharilyn Wells/USACAPOC(A) PAO)



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This work, Paratroopers from across the globe prepare for a holiday tradition [Image 5 of 5], by SSG Sharilyn Wells, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:12.02.2013

Date Posted:12.05.2013 13:36

Photo ID:1066404

VIRIN:131202-A-SW123-001

Resolution:2048x1360

Size:1.17 MB

Location:FORT BRAGG, NC, USGlobe

Hometown:FAYETTEVILLE, NC, US

Hometown:FORT BRAGG, NC, US

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