Honoring fallen U.S. military rugby players
Photo Credit: Tim Hipps, IMCOM Public Affairs
Maj. Nate Conkey of Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., places a rugby ball alongside a U.S. Army flag during a remembrance ceremony for all U.S. military rugby players who made the ultimate sacrifice. In the background, retired Army Chief Warrant Officer 5 Jay Leasure plays "Amazing Grace" on the bagpipes. The ceremony was part of the Serevi Rugbytown Sevens tournament, played Aug. 16-18, 2013, in Glendale, Colo., where the All-Army team won the 2013 Armed Forces Rugby Sevens Championship.
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