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FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. — The Judge Advocate General’s Corps at Fort Leonard Wood celebrated the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps’ 246th birthday today with a traditional cake cutting.

Per tradition, Col. Robert Samuelson, the Corps’ oldest service member and Pfc. Walker McDaniel, the Corps’ youngest service member, cut the birthday cake.

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