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Soldiers, local community join forces for armory beautification project

California Army National Guard soldiers of the 749th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 115th Regional Support Group, and volunteers from the Benicia Tree Foundation, plant trees outside the CSSB’s armory in Benicia, Calif., Dec. 7. The Benicia Tree Foundation provided valuable assistance in efforts to beautify the grounds of the Benicia Armory. (U.S. Army National Guard photo/Spc. Jason Beal/Released)



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This work, Soldiers, local community join forces for armory beautification project [Image 1 of 5], by SPC Jason Beal, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:01.23.2012

Date Posted:12.10.2013 13:37

Photo ID:1069308

VIRIN:131207-Z-HD314-058

Resolution:4288x2848

Size:2.28 MB

Location:BENICIA, CA, USGlobe

Hometown:BENICIA, CA, US

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