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Missouri governor visits troops in Afghanistan

Governor of Missouri Jeremiah W. "Jay" Nixon gives the oath of enlistment to six soldiers of the Missouri National Guard as they re-enlist while on deployment to southern Afghanistan, Dec. 5. Listed left to right in line: Cpl. Walter Koon, Sgt. Tyler Esselman, Sgt. Jason Vails, Staff Sgt. Jonathan Bollinger, Spc. David Vaughn, Spc. Jerome Kluesner. (Photo by U.S. Army Capt. Paul Wyckoff, Task Force Outlaw Public Affairs)

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This work, Missouri governor visits troops in Afghanistan [Image 1 of 3], by CPT Paul Wyckoff, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:12.05.2012

Date Posted:12.10.2012 04:26

Photo ID:797688



Size:2.53 MB



Hometown:ST. LOUIS, MO, US

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