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Long Knife soldiers grace Fort Hood with presence

A family dressed in Ninja Turtle attire awaits the arrival of their deployed soldier during a Welcome Home ceremony on Cooper Field, at Fort Hood, Texas, June 20. Soldiers assigned to the 4th ‚ "Long Knife" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, completed a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan where they advised and assisted the Afghan National Army. (Photo by Spc. Angel Turner, 4th BCT, 1st Cav. Div., Public Affairs)



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This work, Long Knife soldiers grace Fort Hood with presence [Image 4 of 4], by SGT Angel Turner, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:06.20.2013

Date Posted:07.09.2013 13:08

Photo ID:967967

VIRIN:130620-A-TK117-015

Resolution:2265x1500

Size:350.65 KB

Location:FORT HOOD, TX, USGlobe

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