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Sewing is free to soldiers

U.S. Soldiers with the 295th Quartermaster Company, 593rd Sustainment Brigade, repair uniforms and attach nametapes to cold weather gear and to rucksacks at the Clothing and Repair Shop on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Feb. 20, 2013. Soldiers attach nametapes, rank and skill identifier badges on uniforms free of charge and repaired Humvee soft-skin doors. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Austan Owen/Released)

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This work, Sewing is free to soldiers [Image 1 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 19:43

Photo ID:874655



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