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Merle Hunter ©Stars and StripesLebanon, August, 1958: Sfc. Robert Chinn of Huntington, W. Va., from the 1st Airborne Battle Group, 187th Infantry's supply and transportation platoon, works in his makeshift office beneath an olive tree during the U.S. military's mission to back the beleaguered Lebanese government.

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