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Sewing is free to soldiers

U.S. Army Pvt. Robert Olivares, a laundry, shower and clothing repair specialist, with the 295th Quartermaster Company, 593rd Sustainment Brigade, sews a nametape onto a helmet band at the Clothing and Repair Shop on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Feb. 20, 2013. Soldiers at the Clothing and Repair shop sew nametapes, rank and skill identifier badges onto uniforms and TA-50 at no cost to the Soldier. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Austan Owen/Released)

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This work, Sewing is free to soldiers [Image 3 of 3], by SGT Austan Owen, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.20.2013

Date Posted:02.26.2013 19:42

Photo ID:874653



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