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2/8 Marine Regiment Draws Enemy Out to Fight

Cpl. Evan Steele, squad leader, gets accountability of his squad, returning from enemy contact on a patrol in Mian Poshtay, Afghanistan, Sept. 6, 2009. The Marines engaged insurgents across a cornfield for more than an hour.



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This work, 2/8 Marine Regiment Draws Enemy Out to Fight [Image 3 of 5], by Sgt Scott Whittington, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.06.2009

Date Posted:09.14.2009 02:43

Photo ID:203618

VIRIN:090914-M-#####-003

Resolution:3504x2336

Size:490.23 KB

Location:MIAN POSHTAY, AF

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