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First-in-the-nation Veterans In Piping program graduates first class

Graduates of the inaugural Veterans In Piping program, an 18-week pre-apprenticeship training program for transitioning service members, a first-in-the-nation collaboration between Joint Base Lewis-McChord and United Association, listen to several keynote speakers address their accomplishments during a ceremony at the Southwest Washington Pipe Trade (26) building in Lacey, Wash., May 23, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jennifer Spradlin, 19th PAD)

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This work, First-in-the-nation Veterans In Piping program graduates first class [Image 5 of 6], by SGT Jennifer Spradlin, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.23.2013

Date Posted:05.24.2013 16:47

Photo ID:940178



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Location:LACEY, WA, USGlobe

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