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Latest photos from the 24th MEU

Jan 4, 2005

Seven Purple Heart Medals sit waiting to pinned on the chest of Marines from the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit who were wounded in action conducting operations in south-central Iraq. The Medals were given to the Marines during a ceremony at Forward Operating Base Kalsu, Iraq, Jan. 4.::n::The 24th MEU continues its counter-insurgency in northern Babil province.::n::::n::(Official USMC Photo by Lance Cpl. Caleb J. Smith. This photo is cleared for release.)::n::

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