Army Reserve nurse delivers baby in rural Uganda
Photo Credit: Maj. Corey Schultz
KITGUM, Uganda - Pfc. Kendra Hines, an Army Reserve medic from Lubbock, Texas, currently deployed with the 7225th Medical Support Unit (MSU) in northern Uganda, hands a newborn to his mother, October 20, 2009 in Kitgum, Uganda. The 19-year-old expectant mother arrived at the Pajimo Clinic in an advanced state of labor, and Hines was called upon to assist. The mother gave birth to a healthy, 5.5 lb. baby boy about 90 minutes later. The medical team was in Kitgum as part of Natural Fire, a multi-national military exercise focusing on humanitarian assistance, disaster response, and regional security.
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