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‘Ugly Angels’ commemorate 60 years service

CH-53D Sea Stallions with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 362 launch flares during a flight over Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 9. After 60 years of service, the squadron, known as the ‘Ugly Angels,’ will be deactivated upon returning to their home station at Marine Corps Base Hawaii later this year.



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This work, ‘Ugly Angels’ commemorate 60 years service [Image 2 of 6], by Sgt Isaac Lamberth, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.09.2012

Date Posted:08.11.2012 06:00

Photo ID:643460

VIRIN:120809-M-VP013-005

Resolution:5184x3456

Size:5.72 MB

Location:HELMAND PROVINCE, AFGlobe

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