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US Army Capt. Patrick Mitchell mans the air guard position inside a Stryker armored vehicle enroute to Taktehpol, Afghanistan, Jan. 4, 2010. Mitchell is assigned to the 8th Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment. (US Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Francisco V. Govea II.)