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Optometry Cooperative Medical Engagement

U.S. Marine Cpl. Ashley Rojas Rodriguez (right), administration clerk, from Tucson, Ariz., Headquarters and Service Company, 1st Marine Logistics Group, searches an Iraqi female while Sgt. Maricela Pacheco (left), military justice clerk, from Houston, Texas, HQSVC CO, 1st MLG, poses as a guardian angel during an Optometry Cooperative Medical Engagement at Saqlawiyah, Iraq, Nov. 18, 2008. U.S. Marines and Sailors supported the Saqlawiyah Clinic with the first Optometry CME conducted in Iraq and to gather atmospheric information, reinforce the legitimacy of the Iraqi police and the organic medical services.



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This work, Optometry Cooperative Medical Engagement [Image 11 of 23], by Sgt Gabriela Garcia, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.18.2008

Date Posted:01.09.2009 23:05

Photo ID:142891

VIRIN:081118-M-#####-016

Resolution:4368x2912

Size:7.86 MB

Location:SAQLAWIYAH, IQGlobe

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