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'Raider' brigade cases colors, prepares to deploy

Col. Michael Getchell, commander of 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division (left) and Command Sgt. Maj. Oscar Vinson, the brigade's senior non-commissioned officer (right), case the unit colors in a ceremony held on Watkins Field here Oct. 18. The brigade cased its unit colors in preparation for its upcoming deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.



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This work, 'Raider' brigade cases colors, prepares to deploy [Image 3 of 3], by SPC Reese Von Rogatsz, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.18.2012

Date Posted:10.23.2012 13:14

Photo ID:766026

VIRIN:121018-A-BY764-001

Resolution:1200x1800

Size:1.92 MB

Location:JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, WA, USGlobe

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