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US Army Reserve Center named after a fallen hometown soldier

Butch Paranzino, Michael's father, appreciates the large turnout of the ribbon cutting memorialization ceremony for the Sgt. Michael Paranzino Army Reserve Center. Paranzino was killed by an improvised explosive device exactly one year ago today in Afghanistan. Soldiers from the 443rd Civil Affairs Battalion pushed in naming the reserve center after this hometown hero from Newport, R.I.



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This work, US Army Reserve Center named after a fallen hometown soldier [Image 3 of 6], by SFC Andy Yoshimura, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.05.2011

Date Posted:11.07.2011 15:02

Photo ID:485113

VIRIN:111105-A-#####-477

Resolution:3630x2420

Size:1.58 MB

Location:NEWPORT, RI, USGlobe

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