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Night Convoy down Highway 1

U.S. Army soldiers belonging to the Louisiana National Guard's 1086th Transportation Company, Task Force Muleskinner, kill some time with a friendly game of dice in the lights of a Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected wrecker vehicle while waiting for the go-ahead for a night convoy May 22. The 1086th was the combat escort for 16 host national trucks on a convoy from Forward Operating Base Warrior to FOB Ghazni that night.



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This work, Night Convoy down Highway 1 [Image 5 of 12], by SGT Ken Scar, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.22.2012

Date Posted:05.29.2012 03:04

Photo ID:589512

VIRIN:120522-A-ZU030-002

Resolution:2700x1800

Size:1.24 MB

Location:GHAZNI PROVINCE, AFGlobe

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