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Army mother and son celebrate New Year in Afghanistan

Spc. Juan Flores, 3rd Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, (right) gives his mother, Sgt. 1st Class Mirna Velez, (left) a tour of Assistance Platform Rushmore after being relieved from his guard duties. Velez, the Team Sergeant of the 240th Forward Surgical Team, 44th Medical Brigade, was recently afforded the opportunity to surprise her son, as her unit's mission placed them on AP Rushmore in time for the New Year's holiday and her son's 23rd birthday. (Photo by U.S. Army Capt. Jonathan E. Garvey, 3rd Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment Public Affairs Representative)



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Date Taken:01.01.2014

Date Posted:01.08.2014 11:34

Photo ID:1147913

VIRIN:140101-A-JG123-001

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Location:AF

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