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I MEF Headquarters Group transfer authority to II MEF Headquarters Group

Colonel James Stopa, right, commanding officer, II Marine Expeditionary Force Headquarters Group (Forward), and Sgt. Maj. Joseph Shaw, sergeant major, II MHG (Fwd), uncase the unit’s Battle Colors during a transfer of authority ceremony aboard Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan, Jan 24, 2013. The unit takes over for I MHG (Fwd) in Helmand province, Afghanistan.



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This work, I MEF Headquarters Group transfer authority to II MEF Headquarters Group [Image 1 of 4], by Cpl Robert Reeves, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:01.26.2013

Date Posted:01.26.2013 02:11

Photo ID:820766

VIRIN:120124-M-TJ655-023

Resolution:3072x2048

Size:3.92 MB

Location:CAMP LEATHERNECK, AFGlobe

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