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Afghan route clearance unit leads patrol, proves ready for independent operations

Afghan National Army vehicles patrol ahead of the U.S. Army's 1039th Engineer Company during route clearance training in Uruzgan province, Afghanistan, Jan. 27, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. J. Alex Klein/Released)



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This work, Afghan route clearance unit leads patrol, proves ready for independent operations [Image 1 of 2], by SPC J. Alex Klein, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:01.27.2013

Date Posted:02.17.2013 06:42

Photo ID:868468

VIRIN:130127-A-KL140-026

Resolution:1247x880

Size:358.83 KB

Location:URUZGAN PROVINCE, AFGlobe

Hometown:BROKEN ARROW, OK, US

Hometown:JONESBORO, AR, US

Hometown:LITTLE ROCK, AR, US

Hometown:OKLAHOMA CITY, OK, US

Hometown:TULSA, OK, US

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