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Bagram remembers Operation Anaconda’s fallen

A multiservice formation of special operators marches with an American flag March 4, 2015, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. The flag included the names of seven special operators who were killed March 4, 2002, during Operation Anaconda. They included Air Force Senior Airman Jason Cunningham, Army Cpl. Matthew Commons, Army Spc. Marc Anderson, Army Sgt. Phillip Svitak, Army Sgt. Bradley Crose, Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Neil Roberts and Air Force Tech. Sgt. John Chapman. Service members from all branches conducted a 24-hour vigil run and a retreat ceremony to honor the 13th anniversary of their deaths and pay homage to a legacy of heroism. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Whitney Amstutz)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Whitney Amstutz
VIRIN: 150304-F-CV765-085.JPG
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