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New memorial unveiled at Camp Pendleton

A 1st Marine Division Association member views the newly constructed memorial at Camp Pendleton, Feb. 1. The memorial was funded by rotary clubs and commemorates the Marines who have given their lives during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The memorial was unveiled in conjunction with the 71st annual colors ceremony commemorating the creation of the 1st Marine Division. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Sean Searfus)



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This work, New memorial unveiled at Camp Pendleton [Image 3 of 3], by Cpl Sean Searfus, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.01.2012

Date Posted:02.03.2012 15:28

Photo ID:518697

VIRIN:120201-M-VH365-130

Resolution:5616x3744

Size:2.82 MB

Location:CAMP PENDLETON, CA, USGlobe

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