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'We move it all': Heavy equipment operators transport supplies to troops on frontlines

12/5/2010 By Lance Cpl. Kenneth Jasik , 1st Marine Logistics Group (FWD)

FORWARD OPERATING BASE ROBINSON, Afghanistan — It takes a lot of heavy lifting to transport the tons of food, water, ammunition and other supplies needed to sustain warfighters on the frontlines, which is why heavy equipment operators are so vital to the counterinsurgency mission in Afghanistan.

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