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May 21, 2010
Oregon Army National Guard Aviation unit takes part in memorial observance to fallen Soldiers
 
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100521-A-9387V-005 & 100521-A-9387V-002: Soldiers from Bravo Co., 168 Aviation, along with family members gathered at the Army Aviation Support Facility in Pendleton, Ore., May 21, to remember five Mustang 22 Soldiers who were killed on Sept. 25, 2005 in Afghanistan. The memorial site, built by Oregon Memorials, is located just outside AASF #2 in Pendleton, Ore. The unit is scheduled to deploy to Afghanistan again later this year, with a mobilization ceremony slated for June 5 in Pendleton. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jason van Mourik, Oregon Military Department Public Affairs)

100521-A-9387V-001: An Oregon Army National Guard CH-47 helicopter conducts a training flight at the Army Aviation Support Facility in Pendleton, Ore. In the foreground, a stone marker memorializes five aviation Soldiers killed in Afghanistan in 2005, and was the central point of an observance held there on May 21. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jason van Mourik, Oregon Military Department Public Affairs)

100521-A-9387V-003: A Soldier of Bravo Co., 168 Aviation pays tribute at a memorial observance ceremony in Pendleton, Ore., May 21. The memorial is for five Oregon Army National Guard members who were killed in Afghanistan on Sept. 25, 2005. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jason van Mourik, Oregon Military Department Public Affairs)

100521-A-9387V-004: Soldiers and family members of Bravo Co., 168 Aviation, gather for a memorial observance ceremony in Pendleton, Ore., May 21, to remember five Soldiers of Mustang 22, who were killed in Afghanistan, Sept. 25, 2005. The memorial was constructed by Oregon Memorials, and is located just outside the Army Aviation Support Facility inPendleton. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jason van Mourik, Oregon Military Department Public Affairs)

 
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Capt. Stephen Bomar, Oregon Military Department Public Affairs: 503-990-9508