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Expeditionary medical teams perform miracles

X-ray technician Petty Officer 2nd Class Travis Hendy processes an X-ray for the Shock Trauma Platoon and Forward Resuscitative Surgical Systems on Forwarding Operating Base Edinburgh, Afghanistan. Hendy a native of Bronx, N.Y., appreciates photography, music and weightlifting when not helping the wounded.



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This work, Expeditionary medical teams perform miracles [Image 4 of 15], by PO3 Monique LaRouche, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:04.06.2012

Date Posted:04.12.2012 09:59

Photo ID:558338

VIRIN:120406-N-LS301-021

Resolution:2796x2048

Size:1.61 MB

Location:AF

Hometown:BRONX, NY, US

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