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Ohio National Guard Soldiers remember 1st Lt. Ashley White

Former Kent State University students and current Ohio Army National Guard members 1st Lt. Joseph Pistilli (standing, from left), Spc. Kristen Brown, Spc. Richard Gilliam and Sgt. Daniel Westover — along with Lt. Col. Joseph Paydock (seated), former Kent State ROTC professor of military science — reminisce Oct. 24, 2011, while looking at photos of former classmate, Ohio National Guard soldier and friend, 1st Lt. Ashley White, 24, who was killed by an improvised explosive device two days earlier, while serving in Kandahar, Afghanistan, attached to the 75th Ranger Regiment (Airborne). The soldiers are all members of the 37th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, training at Camp Shelby Joint Military Training Center, Miss., for an upcoming deployment to Afghanistan.



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This work, Ohio National Guard Soldiers remember 1st Lt. Ashley White, by SSG Sean Mathis, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.24.2011

Date Posted:10.27.2011 16:59

Photo ID:479866

VIRIN:111024-A-#####-001

Resolution:3943x3210

Size:1.67 MB

Location:KANDAHAR, AFGlobe

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