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Invisible wounds of war

Medal of Honor recipient U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry returns the salute of a Ready First soldier, Feb. 27, at Camp Nathan Smith, Afghanistan. Petry returned to Afghanistan with eight other wounded warriors to speak with service members and leave the country on his own terms under Operation Proper Exit II. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Uriah Walker, RC(S) Public Affairs)



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This work, Invisible wounds of war [Image 4 of 6], by SGT Uriah Walker, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.27.2013

Date Posted:02.28.2013 06:31

Photo ID:876219

VIRIN:130227-A-AP855-462

Resolution:4288x2848

Size:6.8 MB

Location:KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, AFGlobe

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