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Nobody knows better than Stars and Stripes what you go through downrange. Except you. So we want your help in telling your story. E-mail us your digital photos, depicting what life is like wherever you are, whether on the FOB or on a mission somewhere in the wild. It’s “Your View” of your role in the wars, whether Iraq, Afghanistan or somewhere else. Candid (not posed) shots are best, and please include your name, unit, location and a short caption explaining the picture and your thoughts when you took the shot. Selected photos will be used in the paper and here at E-mail your photos to:

Photos published March 20, 2006

Submitted by Pfc. Caleb Lufkin, 1st Platoon, Company B, 5th Engineer Battalion, Camp Liberty, Iraq. A unique view of soldiers from Company B, 5th Engineer Battalion searching for roadside bombs along a road in Baghdad.

Submitted by Travis Curtis, civilian working with 101st Airborne Division, Camp Speicher, Iraq. Staff Sgt. James Walker performs systems checks on an Army Airborne Command and Control System Black Hawk prior to mission planning.

Submitted by Sgt. Zach Mott, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team. 1st Lt. Bryan Feldmayer, of Company C, 1-8 Combined Arms Battalion, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, walks the banks of the Tigris River during a patrol of the waterway.

Submitted by Sgt. Mathew Wester. 1st Lt. Don Racimo of the 301st Psychological Operations Company hands out products to local kids in Subak Sur, a town in North Baghdad.

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