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‘Dragons’ get early start spreading holiday cheer with Operation Santa Claus

Spc. Joe Bauer of A Company, 701st Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, and Sgt. 1st Class Joseph VanHese of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, sort through toys for Operation Santa Claus, Nov. 24. Once these "Soldier Elves" have finished organizing the toy haul they will be distributed to needy families and children in time for the holidays.



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This work, ‘Dragons’ get early start spreading holiday cheer with Operation Santa Claus [Image 1 of 2], by SSG Richard Colletta, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.24.2010

Date Posted:01.06.2011 12:12

Photo ID:355658

VIRIN:101124-A-#####-002

Resolution:4288x2848

Size:5.52 MB

Location:FORT RILEY, KS, USGlobe

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