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U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Michele Watson/Released 120213-M-0000J-001.jpg
Feb 13, 2012
At Mortuary Affairs Collection Point at Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, empty flag-draped transfer cases are prepared for fallen heroes. Marines with Personnel Retrieval and Processing Detachment, 1st Marine Logistics Group (Forward), have one of the hardest jobs in the Corps — preparing remains for their final trip home.
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