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06/02/2015

MEDAL OF HONOR SMILES

President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Honor for Army Sgt. William Shemin to Ina Bass, left, and Elsie Shemin-Roth, who accepted the medal on behalf of their late father, at the White House, June 2, 2015. During the ceremony, Obama also awarded the Medal of Honor posthumously to Army Pvt. Henry Johnson. Obama said it was "never to late to say thank you" to the solders, who were World War I veterans. DoD screen shot

06/02/2015

SHIP TOUR

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter receives a tour of the Indian Navy frigate INS Sahyadri from Capt. Jyotin Raina, the ship's commanding officer, in Vizag, India, June 2, 2015. Carter is on a 10-day trip to the Asia-Pacific region to meet with partner nations and affirm U.S. commitment to the area. DoD photo by Glenn Fawcett

06/02/2015

INDIA VISIT

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter signs the guest book for the Indian Navy frigate INS Sahyadri during a tour of the warship in Vizag, India, June 2, 2015. Carter is on a 10-day trip to the Asia-Pacific to meet with partner nations and affirm U.S. commitment to the region. DoD photo by Glenn Fawcett

06/01/2015

EVACUATION TRAINING

U.S. Army Sgt. Christopher Tupper, back left, and Sgt. Ramona Nicolau with Romania's land forces unstrap a simulated patient who was secured to a litter during their evacuation training at the Cincu Training Area, Romania, May 30, 2015. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. William A. Tanner

06/01/2015

DEPARTURE LIGHTS

A South Carolina Air National Guard F-16 sits on the ramp before departing to Lask Air Base, Poland, May 28, 2015. The 169th Fighter Wing on McEntire Joint National Guard Base, S.C., deployed F-16 Fighting Falcons to support Operation Atlantic Resolve during training that included pairing U.S. F-16 pilots and maintenance crews with their Polish counterparts. South Carolina National Guard photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jorge Intriago

06/01/2015

VALVE VIEW

U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Vincent McDonald operates an isolation valve for an arresting gear on the aircraft carrier USS George Washington in the waters near Guam, May 28, 2015. The Washington and Carrier Air Wing 5 are patrolling in the 7th Fleet area of responsibility supporting security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brian Sloan

06/01/2015

GROWLER CATAPULT

A U.S. seaman directs an E/A-18G Growler to the catapult on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt in the U.S. 5th fleet area of operations, May 28, 2015. The Theodore Roosevelt is supporting Operation Inherent Resolve, which includes strike operations in Iraq and Syria as directed. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Josh Petrosino

06/01/2015

CANDIDATE CONFIDENCE

A chaplain candidate in a leaders course rappels during certification on Victory Tower as part of two weeks of annual training on Fort Jackson, S.C., May 29, 2015. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Brian Hamilton

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