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Some 200 marines lined up in the gym for roll call before shipping out. From the gym, they carried their packs to the base magazine to get their weapons. Some soldiers still needed vaccinations against small pox. Then they boarded buses to nearby Marsh Air Force Base. They'll fly from there to Kuwait and then on to Iraq.
Photo Credit: Pat Loeb
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