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Marines arrive for shooting match

Sgt. Davide Perna, sniper with the III Marine Expeditionary Force combat shooting team, competes side-by-side with an Australian soldier during the first day of the Australian Army Skills at Arms Match here May 7. In its fifth meeting, the AASAM is a multilateral, multinational event allowing Marines to exchange skills, tactics, techniques and procedures with members of the Australian Army as well as other international militaries in friendly competition.



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This work, Marines arrive for shooting match [Image 8 of 17], by Sgt Brandon Saunders, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.07.2012

Date Posted:05.10.2012 23:06

Photo ID:577605

VIRIN:120507-M-SR181-006

Resolution:1800x1200

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Location:VI, AU

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