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Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Navy Adm. Mike Mullen visits a memorial commemorating seven CIA agents who were killed in a December 2009 suicide attack at Camp Chapman, Afghanistan, July 31, 2011. DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley
08/01/11
Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta shakes the hand of Air Force Senior Airman Brian Colasacco after presenting him with an Air Force Achievement Medal during a ceremony at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., July 29, 2011. Colassaco received the medal for administering life-saving, emergency care to an Afghani citizen suffering from an open abdominal wound. DOD photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jacob N. Bailey
08/02/11
A MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter and a HU-25 Falcon from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod in Buzzards Bay, Mass., fly over Coast Guard Cutter Eagle off the coast of Martha's Vineyard, Mass., July 28, 2011. The Eagle is underway on the 2011 Summer Training Cruise, which commemorates the 75th anniversary of the 295-foot barque. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ann Marie Gorden
08/03/11
U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Samuel Feldman supervises as Sgt. Clarence Robinson raises the elevation of a howitzer during recertification training at Camp Ramadi, Iraq, July 31, 2011. All 16 crews assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's 2nd Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, must recertify every six months to keep their skills sharp. Feldman is a section chief and Robinson is a gunner. Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Kissta Feldner
08/04/11
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Robert Dominguez helps Afghan children push a wheelbarrow up a slope while conducting a security patrol in Sangin, Afghanistan, July 22, 2011. Dominguez is a team leader assigned to Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Marines, Regimental Combat Team 8. U.S. Marines conduct patrols to suppress enemy activity and gain the trust of the local populace. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Kowshon Ye
08/05/11
Sailors assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard man the rails as the ship arrives in Seattle for the 62nd annual Seattle Seafair Navy Week on August 2, 2011. Photo by Joe Kane
08/06/11
Rodeo "cowgirls" carried the American flag and those of international competitors for the Air Mobility Rodeo 2011 opening ceremonies July 24, 2011, at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash. Rodeo 2011, sponsored by the Air Mobility Command, is the Mobility Air Force's readiness competition. This competition focuses on improving worldwide air mobility forces' professional core abilities. More than 150 teams and 3,000 people from the Air Force, and Air Force Reserve, as well as allied nations are participating in Rodeo. Photo by USAF Master Sgt. Scott Sturkol
08/07/11
Army veteran Earle Lester competes in the slalom obstacle course as part of the 31st National Veterans Wheelchair Games at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Aug. 3, 2011. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Michel Sauret
08/08/11
Marine Corps veteran Larry Foster competes in the slalom obstacle course as part of the 31st National Veterans Wheelchair Games at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Aug. 3, 2011. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Michel Sauret
08/09/11
Navy veteran Terry Rock competes in the slalom obstacle course as part of the 31st National Veterans Wheelchair Games at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Aug. 3, 2011. U.S. Air Force photo by Sgt. 1st Class Michael Sauret
08/10/11
President Barack Obama, in the process of saluting, participates in a ceremony at Dover Air Force Base in Dover, Del., Aug. 9, 2011, for the dignified transfer of U.S. and Afghan personnel who died in Afghanistan on Aug. 6, 2011. Official White House Photo by Pete Souza
08/11/11
U.S. Air Force Capt. Leslee Kane gives candy to children in Qalat City, Afghanistan, Aug. 10, 2011. Kane is a member of Provincial Reconstruction Team Zabul, which includes representatives from U.S. services and agencies to improve governance, stability and development throughout the province. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Grovert Fuentes-Contreras
08/12/11
The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle sails toward New York Harbor to anchor at the Statue of Liberty, Aug. 4, 2011. The Eagle is in New York for the Coast Guard’s 221st birthday. It is the cutter’s last port call for the summer training cruise, which commemorates the 75th anniversary of the 295-foot barque, which will be open for tours at Brooklyn’s Pier 7. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ann Marie Gorden
08/13/11
Mother Patti Frist, and father Dennis Frist of fallen soldier Spc. Luke Frist, stand with Indiana Adjutant General Maj. Gen. R. Martin Umbarger at the Lafayette, Ind., National Guard and Reserve Center, Aug. 6, 2011. Umbarger and the family dedicated their son’s shadowbox to the armory’s Wall of Honor, memorializing their son’s sacrifice over the facility’s drill floor. Indiana National Guard photo by Sgt. John Crosby, 120th Public Affairs Detachment.
08/14/11
Members of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Colonel Jimmie Leach Memorial Chapter salute the posting of the colors at a Purple Heart ceremony at the Peatross Parade Deck, Parris Island, USMC Camp Lejune on Aug. 8, 2011. Members of the organization are all wounded combat veterans from World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. Photo by USMC Lance Cpl. Francisco Abundes
08/15/11
HELMAND PROVINCE, Afghanistan-Sgt. Marc Longoria, center-left, Cpl. Michael Prince and Cpl. Shawn Rose, reenlisted aboard a KC-130J Hercules in the skies of Afghanistan, Aug. 13, 2011. Longoria, a native of Yuma, Ariz., and Prince, of Battle Creek, Mich., both serve as powerline mechanics with Marine Attack Squadron 513. Rose, of Freeport, N.Y., serves the squadron as an avionics technician. Photo by USMC Pfc. Sean Dennison
08/16/11
An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Blue Diamonds of Strike Fighter Squadron 146 lands aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan. Ronald Reagan is one of two aircraft carriers currently underway in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Kyle Carlstrom
08/17/11
Airmen trying to qualify for the base's quick response team secure a 100-pound wooden beam on their shoulders as they complete a march at Osan Air Base, South Korea, on Aug. 9, 2011. To become a member of the base's team airmen must overcome challenges that test their strength, endurance and ability to act as a cohesive squad. The airmen are assigned to the 51st Security Forces Squadron. DoD photo by Senior Airman Adam Grant, U.S. Air Force
08/18/11
U.S. Army Spcs. Kyle Graves, right, and Michael Bartolo navigate through rice paddies and corn fields while on a combat patrol to sweep for roadside bomb triggermen in the Alingar district in Afghanistan's Laghman province, Aug. 7, 2011. Graves is a grenadier and Bartolo is a rifleman assigned to the Laghman Provincial Reconstruction Team, which serves as a quick reaction force. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan Crane
08/19/11
Charleston, S.C., native Cpl. Austin Barton, the combat operations center watch chief in the intelligence section for 2nd Marine Division stands proudly in front of the American flag, after receiving the title of noncommissioned officer of the 3rd quarter for fiscal year 2011. Barton's job proficiency and leadership ability are well known in the intelligence section, said Marine Corps 1st Lt. Joseph Timoteo, the division’s intelligence operations center watch officer. Photo by USMC Cpl. Tommy Bellegarde
08/20/11
Aug. 15, 2011 - Sailors assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup (DDG 86) visit a patient during a "Caps For Kids" community service event at Peyton Manning Childrens Hospital at St. Vincent during Indianapolis Navy Week 2011, one of 21 Navy weeks across America in 2011. Navy weeks are intended to showcase the investment Americans have made in their Navy and increase awareness in cities that do not have a significant Navy presence. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Steve Johnson
08/21/11
Air Force pilots fly their F-16 Fighting Falcons in formation during a refueling mission over the Midwest while enroute to an air show in Portsmouth, N.H., Aug. 11, 2011. The KC-135R Statotanker and its crew are from the 157th Air Refueling Wing at Pease Air National Guard Base, N.H. The F-16s are part of the Air Force's flight demonstration squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. C
08/22/11
PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Petty Officer 2nd Class John Calhoun escorts Rob LoFtis and Robert Smith from the MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter to the hanger at Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., Aug. 20, 2011. LoFtis and Smith were hoisted from their life raft after their 43-foot recreational boat, Reel Escape, sank 45 miles east of Oregon Inlet, N.C. U.S. Coast Guard photo
08/23/11
Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Don Schmidt stands outside the B Battery, 3rd Battalion, 43rd Air Defense Artillery headquarters building at Fort Bliss, Texas on August 23, 2011. Schmidt jumped into a raging, flood-swollen river on the outskirts of Tucson, Ariz., to save a drowning boy, 11-year-old Angel Sandoval, on July 23, 2011. U.S. Army photo
08/24/11
U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. David Parker, a crew chief with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 267, fires a .50-caliber machine gun at a firing range prior to a close-air support mission in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 19, 2011. Photo by USMC Staff Sgt. James R. Richardson
08/25/11
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden poses for a photo with troops at the Taiyo Community Center, Yokota Air Base, Japan, Aug. 24, 2011. About 1,000 service members from the Air Force, Army, Marines, Navy and Coast Guard attended the vice president's speech in which he thanked them for their efforts during the humanitarian operation after the March 11, 2011, earthquake and subsequent tsunami that struck northeastern Japan. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Stacy Moless
08/26/11
Fairgoers experience the U.S. Navy's flight simulator at the Indiana State Fair during Indianapolis Navy Week on August 18, 2011. Navy weeks are designed to showcase the investment Americans have made in their Navy and increase awareness in cities that do not have a significant Navy presence. Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Mark O'Donald
08/27/11
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman John Fitzgerald, left, and fellow troops patrol a road with many known improvised explosive devices during an operation in the Alingar district in Afghanistan's Laghman province, Aug. 21, 2011. Fitzgerald is a medic assigned to the Laghman Provincial Reconstruction Team. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan Crane
08/28/11
 Area philanthropist Henry Trione and retired Navy Capt. Jackson L. Schultz co-chaired a committee to raise the nearly $3 million needed to erect a memorial on the north end of the Golden Gate Bridge. There today stands a replica of the Lone Sailor statue found at the United States Navy Memorial in Washington, D.C. Surrounding the San Francisco version of the statue are bronze plaques honoring the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and Merchant Marines. Each is an exact replica of ones at the memorial in D.C., except the Navy’s plaque. It’s an original created by local artist Keith Christie. Photo by USMC Staff Sgt. Brian Buckwalter on August 9, 2011
08/29/11
Army Command Sgt. Maj. Rodolfo R. Delvalle, center, marches with honor guard members as he holds the U.S. flag after it was lowered for the final time at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C., Aug. 27, 2011. Delvalle is Walter Reed's command sergeant major. DOD photo by Sebastian J. Sciotti Jr.
08/30/11
Sgt. Maj. of the Marine Corps Micheal Barrett talks with Alpha P. Gainous and George McIvory, Montford Point Marines, at a breakfast function in Truman Crawford Hall at Marine Barracks Washington, Aug. 26, 2011. In 1942, President Roosevelt established a presidential directive giving African Americans an opportunity to be recruited into the Marine Corps. These African Americans, from all states, were not sent to the traditional boot camps of Parris Island, South Carolina and San Diego, California. Instead, African American Marines were segregated - experiencing basic training at Montford Point - a facility at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Approximately 20,000 African American Marines received basic training at Montford Point between 1942 and 1949. Photo by USMC Pfc. Mondo Lescaud
08/31/11
    

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