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Guardians of the gates

Spc. Brandon Barefield (left background), a Waco, Texas, native, and combat medic, mans the turret gun as Sgt. Mathew Wallace (right foreground), the sergeant of the guard from Florence, Texas, also originally a combat medic, gets a closer look at a suspicious object from an entry control point, May 14. Both Soldiers are assigned to A Troop, 1st Squadron, 124th Cavalry Regiment, 56th Infantry Brigade Combat Team. Barefield, who has been in the Army for over five years and is on his second deployment to Baghdad, takes his job seriously. "I'm just watching my land and securing the Victory Base Complex," said Barefield.



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This work, Guardians of the gates, by SFC Mark Burrell, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.15.2009

Date Posted:05.15.2009 11:22

Photo ID:171949

VIRIN:090515-A-#####-001

Resolution:1205x1800

Size:504.28 KB

Location:VICTORY BASE COMPLEX, IQGlobe

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