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AROMA, Uganda - U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Peter A. Belcastro, a builder and crew leader, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion-11, engages with children and local residents, May 5, 2009 during a civil affairs project to build a bridge connecting the main Lira road to the Aroma sub-county. The Walela bridge, funded by Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, was constructed by 25 U.S. Navy construction engineers who partnered and worked side-by-side with their counterparts from the Uganda People's Defense force. It will improve the lives of more than 60,000 people from three villages by enhancing their transportation ability, providing them with year-round access to the Lira market, and aiding in the delivery of humanitarian assistance supplies. (Photo by Technical Sergeant Dawn Price, CJTF-HOA)
AROMA, Uganda - U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Peter A. Belcastro, a builder and crew leader, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion-11, engages with children and local residents, May 5, 2009 during a civil affairs project to build a bridge connecting the main Lira road to the Aroma sub-county. The Walela bridge, funded by Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, was constructed by 25 U.S. Navy construction engineers who partnered and worked side-by-side with their counterparts from the Uganda People's Defense force. It will improve the lives of more than 60,000 people from three villages by enhancing their transportation ability, providing them with year-round access to the Lira market, and aiding in the delivery of humanitarian assistance supplies. (Photo by Technical Sergeant Dawn Price, CJTF-HOA)
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