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Wisconsin Guard Members Retire the Colors

Wisconsin Army National Guard members retire the national colors in the 2008 Ryhthm and Booms pre-Independence Day fireworks celebration at Warner Park, Madison, Wis., June 28, 2008.



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This work, Wisconsin Guard Members Retire the Colors, by 1LT Emily Yttri, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:04.20.2009

Date Posted:04.20.2009 17:56

Photo ID:166328

VIRIN:090420-A-#####-002

Resolution:2592x3872

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