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U.S. Army celebrates 241st birthday

In celebration of the 241st United States Army birthday, COL Patrick Mullin, Army element section commander and Joint Forces Component Command for Space director of operations and exercises, performs a traditional cake-cutting with the oldest soldier, Chief Warrant Officer 4 Jon Siers, Detachment 1, 100 Missile Defense Brigade C2 systems integrator (left), and youngest soldier, Specialist Alan Mason, Joint Space Operations Center defensive duty technician (right), June 14, 2016, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The theme of this year's Army birthday celebration was "The American Soldier – Always ready, always leading" (U.S. Air Force photo by Michael Peterson)

PHOTO BY: Michael Peterson
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