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A Tattoo commemorating Vietnam Veterans

Members of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) perform rifleman tasks such as securing and arming their rifles with bayonets in a Twilight Tattoo Wednesday, June 5, at Fort Myer to support the nation’s Commemoration of the Vietnam War’s 50th Anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Samantha M. Simmons).



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This work, A Tattoo commemorating Vietnam Veterans [Image 4 of 6], by SSG Samantha Simmons, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:06.05.2013

Date Posted:06.13.2013 08:29

Photo ID:952167

VIRIN:130605-A-RJ760-029

Resolution:2100x1500

Size:1.59 MB

Location:FORT MYER, VA, USGlobe

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