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Movingammo

U.S. Army Sgt. Michael Leon, cannon crew member, Battery B, 3rd Battalion, 16th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, lifts a 155mm round of white phosphorous smoke during battery artillery qualifications at qualifying range 18, Fort Carson, Colo., Jan. 31, 2013. The battery was qualifying their M109A6 Paladins during a week-long training exercise. The white phosphorous, also known as “Willie Pete”, was just one type of ammunition used to qualify. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Ruth Pagan/Released)



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This work, Movingammo [Image 3 of 4], by SSG Ruth Pagan, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:01.31.2013

Date Posted:02.07.2013 12:26

Photo ID:829298

VIRIN:130131-A-VX278-002

Resolution:1800x1200

Size:1.48 MB

Location:COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, USGlobe

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