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RIVRON 1 earns Green H Award for the first time

Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Rocky L. Gann paints a green “H” for Riverine Squadron 1’s medical department in honor of being the first Riverine command to win the Force Health and Wellness Unit Award, or Green “H.” The medical department ensures that the Riverine Force is deployable and capable of accomplishing their mission of providing an offensive combat component to Navy Expeditionary Combat Command and Navy brown and green water operating areas.



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This work, RIVRON 1 earns Green H Award for the first time, by PO2 Heather Brown, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:03.19.2012

Date Posted:03.22.2012 10:12

Photo ID:546503

VIRIN:120319-N-OD763-025

Resolution:3960x3060

Size:825.92 KB

Location:VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, USGlobe

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