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Soldier defeats the odds to become USARJ Soldier of the Year

Spc. Mara E. Snowman, a euphonium player assigned to the United Stats Army Japan Band, takes a written exam during USARJ's Warrior Challenge Competition April 24th at Torii Station's Chapel Annex. Snowman went on to become USARJ's Soldier of the Year after receiving news about the passing of her grandmother early into the competition.



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This work, Soldier defeats the odds to become USARJ Soldier of the Year [Image 1 of 4], by SFC Howard Reed, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:04.24.2013

Date Posted:04.30.2013 21:13

Photo ID:918941

VIRIN:130224-A-TY664-006

Resolution:4896x3264

Size:4.83 MB

Location:OKINAWA, JP

Hometown:CLEVELAND, TN, US

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