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Airman 1st Class Jonathan Guzman attaches tape to Army Spc. Jeremy Gary's head as part of a combat lifesaver course on Joint Base Balad, Iraq. The Army, Air Force and Navy used a mass casualty exercise as the final training scenario for the joint CLS course. Airman Guzman, a security forces apprentice with the 532nd Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron, is deployed from Lackland Air Force Base Lackland Air Force Base (lăk`lənd), U.S. military installation, c.6,835 acres (2,766 hectares), S Tex., W of San Antonio; est. 1941. It is a major air force training center. , Texas. Specialist Gary, a joint node network operator maintainer, is assigned to the 51st Expeditionary Signal Battalion, deployed from Fort Lewis, Wash.

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Jason, in Greek mythology, son of Aeson. When Pelias usurped the throne of Iolcus and killed (or imprisoned) Aeson and most of his descendants, Jason was smuggled off to the centaur Chiron, who reared him secretly on Mt. Pelion.
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Title Annotation:Frontline Duty; combat lifesaver
Geographic Code:7IRAQ
Date:Mar 1, 2009
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