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MWSS-273 convoy

A U.S. Marine Corps mine-resistant, ambush-protected all-terrain vehicle with Marine Wing Support Squadron 273, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward), is halted and awaiting approval to continue the convoy movement toward Combat Outpost Parselay, southern Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 4, 2012. The convoy assisted with logistics to build a helicopter landing zone for Echo Company, 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 6.



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This work, MWSS-273 convoy [Image 13 of 13], by Cpl Meghan Gonzales, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.04.2012

Date Posted:08.29.2012 12:19

Photo ID:654267

VIRIN:120504-M-ER853-173

Resolution:6144x4096

Size:12.76 MB

Location:OP PARSELAY, AF

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