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Soldiers from Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, evaluate rapid voice transmission capabilities from ground troops to commanders during Network Integration Evaluation 13.1 at McGregor Range, N.M. Also available in high definition.

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This work, NIE Puts Shadow to the Test, by LTC Deanna Bague, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.8.2012

Date Posted:11.19.2012 1:23PM


Video ID:191217





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