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Photo courtesy Zach Shaha
We have our first reader submission this week from Zach Shaha, who writes, "I am a Blackhawk Helicopter Crew Chief currently in the Middle East and I took this picture during premob. Hope it makes the cut! Thanks!" Thanks, Zach! It most definitely makes the cut.
Photo by Pfc. Genesis Gomez/U.S. Army
U.S. Army Sgt. Patrick Haney, from Fort Bliss, Texas, takes aim during the archery competition for the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games at Chicago, Ill., July 3, 2017.
Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Alfred A. Coffield/U.S. Navy
Explosive ordnance disposal technicians assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 5 help repair a damaged coral reef in Apra Harbor June 29, 2017.
DoD photo by U.S. Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith
Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis attends a sunset parade as the invited guest of honor by Commandant of the Marine Corps. Gen. Robert B. Neller and Commanding Officer of the Marine Barracks Washington Col. Tyler J. Zagursk at the Marine Barracks in Washington, D.C., June 30, 2017
Photo by Pfc. Zachery Perkins/U.S. Army
U.S Soldiers assigned to the the 82nd Airborne Division medevac a simulated casualty while conducting a freedom of maneuver detachment during a Kosovo Force (KFOR) mission rehearsal exercise (MRE) at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany, July 1, 2017.
Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Timothy Schumaker/U.S. Navy
Sailors pose for a selfie during a performance by Kelly Clarkson at the opening ceremony of the 2017 Warrior Games at Soldier Field in Chicago.
Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony Presley/Navy Public Affairs Support Element Midwest
Moxie, service dog to Christina Gardner, member of Team Army in the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games, stands by as her owner is interviewed by DoD Warrior Games Public Affairs personnel.
Photo by Spc. Randy Wren/U.S. Army
U.S. Soldiers with the 82nd Airborne Division detain a simulated hostile civilian while conducting a crowd riot control scenario during a Kosovo Force (KFOR) mission rehearsal exercise (MRE) at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany, June 30, 2017.
Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nathan Burke/U.S. Navy
U.S. Navy ships assigned to Carrier Strike Group 5 sail in formation during a live-fire gunnery exercise. The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) is the flagship of the group.
Photo by Staff Sgt. Sinthia Rosario/U.S. Army
An M270 Multiple Launch Rocket System assigned to the 1st Battalion, 18th Field Artillery Regiment, 210th Field Artillery Brigade, 2nd Republic of Korea/United States Combined Division, fires an MGM-140 Army Tactical Missile into the East Sea off South Korea, July 5, 2017.