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Smiling

Pfc. Kyle Kenter, healthcare specialist and Expert Field Medical Badge candidate, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 7th Squadron, 10th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Inf. Div., smiles as he sees the finish line across the street; he was the first to complete the 12-mile foot march at Founder’s Field, having finished in two hours, 32 minutes, during the EFMB test, Aug. 24, 2012. Soldiers also had to complete three Combat Lanes, a written test, and a day and night land navigation course in order to earn the EFMB.



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This work, Smiling [Image 7 of 15], by SSG Wallace Bonner, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.24.2012

Date Posted:08.28.2012 15:41

Photo ID:653315

VIRIN:120824-A-#####-511

Resolution:2520x3600

Size:1.21 MB

Location:COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, USGlobe

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