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Riding with the 'Blood Angels'

After the convoy arrived at Peason Ridge, 2nd Lt. Philip Macfarland, 1st Platoon “Blood Angels,” D Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat team, 1st Cavalry Division, gave his operational order to the troops. The “Blood Angels” followed along on maps of the area and took notes by flashlight, using the hood of one of the Humvees as a table. (U.S. Army Photo by Spc. Bradley J. Wancour, 13th Public Affairs Detachment)



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This work, Riding with the 'Blood Angels' [Image 9 of 11], by SPC Bradley Wancour, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.04.2013

Date Posted:12.19.2013 21:18

Photo ID:1141762

VIRIN:130504-A-JB858-003

Resolution:4288x2848

Size:5.17 MB

Location:FORT POLK, LA, USGlobe

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