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Dog Company Marines bite down on insurgency with Afghan forces during Operation Sangin United Horizons

A Marine with Dog Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, sets security during Operation Sangin United Horizons, May 19. Operation Sangin United Horizons was a large-scale operation, which took place May 17 through 20. Dog Company, 1st Bn., 7th Marines, was responsible for finding and destroying weapons caches, improvised explosive devices and drug producing facilities.



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This work, Dog Company Marines bite down on insurgency with Afghan forces during Operation Sangin United Horizons [Image 2 of 7], by Cpl Mark Garcia, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.19.2012

Date Posted:05.24.2012 09:16

Photo ID:587106

VIRIN:120519-M-BZ222-003

Resolution:2000x1333

Size:2.47 MB

Location:COMBAT OUTPOST TABAC, AF

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Dog Company Marines bite down on insurgency with Afghan forces during Operation Sangin United Horizons

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