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Illinois native bridges language, cultural barriers through Trek Nawa

Lance Cpl. Nathan Pontious, rifleman, Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marines, Regimental Combat Team 6, reads his Pashtu to English dictionary, Aug. 24, 2012. Pontious graduated third out of more than 200 students while learning Pashtu. He uses his ability to bridge the language barrier to talk to locals while on patrol in Trek Nawa, an area between the Nawa and Marjah districts.



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This work, Illinois native bridges language, cultural barriers through Trek Nawa [Image 2 of 5], by Sgt Timothy Lenzo, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.24.2012

Date Posted:09.03.2012 05:54

Photo ID:657100

VIRIN:120824-M-PC317-018

Resolution:3456x2304

Size:1.62 MB

Location:PATROL BASE DETROIT, AF

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Illinois native bridges language, cultural barriers through Trek Nawa

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