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Photo by: Cpl. Colby Brown
GARMSIR DISTRICT, Helmand province, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan —Lance Cpl. Dominique Holliday talks to an Afghan boy while providing security during a security patrol here, June 7. Holliday, a native of Chicago, is a rifleman with 3rd Squad, 2nd Platoon, Charlie Company. During the patrol, his squad found an improvised explosive device. (Credit: U.S. Marine Corps)

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