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CAMP KASENYI, Uganda -- (June 22, 2011) -- U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Kirk Branum, 1st  Battalion 161st Field Artillery (1-161 FA), stands  with Ugandan People's Defense Force (UPDF) soldiers  who have just graduated the 16-week Kasenyi Special Forces Group Advanced Infantry Training Course,  June 22, at Camp Kasenyi, Uganda. The course was taught by UPDF instructors and 1-161 FA and 2nd Combined Arms Battalion 137th Infantry soldiers attached to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa. During the course, Branum shared his training and tactical knowledge with the UPDF.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ray Bowden)
CAMP KASENYI, Uganda -- (June 22, 2011) -- U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Kirk Branum, 1st Battalion 161st Field Artillery (1-161 FA), stands with Ugandan People's Defense Force (UPDF) soldiers who have just graduated the 16-week Kasenyi Special Forces Group Advanced Infantry Training Course, June 22, at Camp Kasenyi, Uganda. The course was taught by UPDF instructors and 1-161 FA and 2nd Combined Arms Battalion 137th Infantry soldiers attached to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa. During the course, Branum shared his training and tactical knowledge with the UPDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ray Bowden)
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