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Memorial dedicated to fallen 34th MP soldiers

The 34th Military Police Company hosted a ceremony to dedicate a memorial to fallen comrades Spc. Daniel P. Drevnick, 22, of Woodbury, Minn., Spc. James D. Wertish, 20, of Olivia, Minn., and Spc. Carlos E. Wilcox, 27, of Cottage Grove, Minn., at the armory in Stillwater, Minn., July 14, 2012. On July 16, 2009, these three heroes were killed when Contingency Operating Base Basra in Iraq was attacked by indirect fire. A 34th MP Company soldier holds a memorial coin that was designed to remember his three fallen comrades.



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This work, Memorial dedicated to fallen 34th MP soldiers [Image 8 of 8], by SSG Dajon Ferrell, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:07.14.2012

Date Posted:07.16.2012 15:51

Photo ID:625880

VIRIN:120714-A-BO186-001

Resolution:3235x2156

Size:2.91 MB

Location:STILLWATER, MN, USGlobe

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