CJTF-HOA Photo

CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (Dec. 25, 2010) U.S. Army General William "Kip" Ward, U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) commander, poses for a photo with U.S. Navy Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joseph Garza, Camp Lemonnier Public Affairs Office, during Christmas dinner December 25, 2010. General Ward, along with Sergeant Major Mark Ripka, AFRICOM senior enlisted leader, visited troops stationed at Camp Lemonnier for the holidays.
CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (Dec. 25, 2010) U.S. Army General William "Kip" Ward, U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) commander, poses for a photo with U.S. Navy Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joseph Garza, Camp Lemonnier Public Affairs Office, during Christmas dinner December 25, 2010. General Ward, along with Sergeant Major Mark Ripka, AFRICOM senior enlisted leader, visited troops stationed at Camp Lemonnier for the holidays.
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