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Soldiers of the 101st Airborne Division (AASLT) gather during the “2012 Week of the Eagles” to celebrate the 70th anniversary of our great division. This week’s events take a look back on a truly storied past, and the Division can look forward to what undoubtedly is history yet to be made. It’s truly a privilege to serve in the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) with the greatest Air Assault Soldiers in the world. 101st has been left a proud legacy by those who have served before us and we are honored to carry on the heritage. We truly have a history of Valor. Produced by Maj. Robin Ochoa.


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This work, 101st Airborne Division Celebrates 70 Years of Valor, by MAJ Robin Ochoa, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.15.2012

Date Posted:08.15.2012 10:43AM

Category:Package

Video ID:151905

Filename:DOD_100466974

Length:00:12:41

Location:US

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