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July 4, 2012 - Photo by Louanne SledgeSoldiers from 2nd Field Artillery fire salute to tune of the 1812 Overture during Independence Day Ceremony - Download Hi-Res photo
Soldiers from Battery B, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Field Artillery fire a salute to the tune of the 1812 Overture during the Independence Day Ceremony at Fort Sill, Okla., July 4, 2012. The primary mission of B/2-2 FA is to deliver fires in support of the U.S. Army Field Artillery School, however they are also designated as the Fort Sill Salute Battery. The unit's six World War II era M101 howitzers each bear the name of a Medal of Honor recipient and are used for all ceremonial salutes at Fort Sill.
July 5, 2012 - Photo by U.S. ArmySpecialist Edward Marshall of 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), walked his last walk as Sentinel at Tomb of the Unknowns - Download Hi-Res photo
On July 5, 2012, Spc. Edward Marshall of the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), walked his last walk as a Sentinel at the Tomb of the Unknowns in Arlington National Cemetery, Va. Marshall is one of only 602 Soldiers to have earned the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Guard Identification Badge. A Soldier has guarded the Tomb 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, for the last 75 years.
July 9, 2012 - Photo by Staff Sgt. Dan CookUnited States Army Golden Knights Black Demonstration Team, fly side-by-side over Chicago Air and Water Show - Download Hi-Res photo
Staff Sgt. Chris Clark and Sgt. 1st Class Brian Sealing, both with the U.S. Army Golden Knights Black Demonstration Team, fly side-by-side over the Chicago Air and Water Show, July 9, 2012.
July 12, 2012 - Photo by Spc. Michael SwordParatroopers with 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, fire an M777A2 cannon during firing demonstration - Download Hi-Res photo
Paratroopers with A Battery, 4th Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, fire an M777A2 cannon during a firing demonstration for visiting Command Sgt. Maj. William Johnson, the command sergeant major for ISAF Joint Command, July 12, 2012, in Afghanistan. The “Sky Soldiers” of the 173rd are on their 4th deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
July 14, 2012 - Photo by Sgt. Brett MillerMembers of 817th Sapper Company arrive in Zodiak boats on opposite side of Pipestem Lake outside of Jamestown, N.D. - Download Hi-Res photo
Members of the 817th Sapper Company arrive in Zodiak boats on the opposite side of the Pipestem Lake outside of Jamestown, N.D. This was part of the unit's first Sapper Stakes Competition, July 14, 2012. After crossing the lake the Soldiers have more tasks to complete as part of their competition.
July 17, 2012 - Photo by Timothy HaleStaff Sergeant Jeffrey Rios, plots his first point during night land navigation event at 2012 United States Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition - Download Hi-Res photo
Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Rios, a corrections specialist with Bravo Company, Regional Training Center-East, plots his first point during the night land navigation event at the 2012 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition at Fort McCoy, Wis., July 17, 2012. Rios, from South Ozone Park, N.Y., is representing the 84th Training Command at the competition. This year's Best Warrior competition will determine the top noncommissioned officer and junior enlisted Soldier who will represent the Army Reserve in the Department of the Army Best Warrior competition in October at Fort Lee, Va.
July 23, 2012 - Photo by Spc. Andrew BakerPrivate Zakery Jenkins, 82nd Airborne Division, provides security in Mush Kahel village, Afghanistan - Download Hi-Res photo
Pvt. Zakery Jenkins, front, with Charlie Troop, 3rd Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, provides security in Mush Kahel village, Ghazni province, Afghanistan, July 23, 2012.
July 24, 2012 - Photo by Spc. Andrew BakerSoldiers with 82nd Airborne Division leave house in Pana village, Afghanistan - Download Hi-Res photo
Soldiers with Charlie Troop, 3rd Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, leave a house in Pana village, Ghazni Province, Afghanistan, July 24, 2012.
July 31, 2012 - Photo by Tim HippsSergeant Vincent Hancock sets an Olympic record in skeet qualification with score of 123 - Download Hi-Res photo
U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit shotgun shooter Sgt. Vincent Hancock sets an Olympic record in skeet qualification with a score of 123, July 30-31, 2012, at the Royal Artillery Barracks in London. Hancock eclipsed his own mark of 121 set in Beijing in 2008. With 25 shots remaining in the final, Hancock holds a one-bird lead over Denmark's Anders Golding and is two shots ahead of Russia's Valeriy Shomin and Nasser Al-Attiya of Qatar.
July 31, 2012 - Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Steven PetiboneUH-60 Black Hawk helicopters airlift 105-mm howitzers to predetermined area on Fort Drum, N.Y. - Download Hi-Res photo
UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters airlift 105-mm howitzers to a predetermined area on Fort Drum, N.Y., July 18, 2012. The Soldiers are assigned to 1st Battalion, 258th Field Artillery. The helicopter crew is assigned to Army Aviation Support Facility 3, in Latham, N.Y.