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Texas battalion’s good neighbor policy helps keep Helmand base secure

Story by Staff Sgt. Jeremy Ross | Regional Command Southwest | Date: 07.30.2011

CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan – Marines and sailors with the Houston-based Lone Star Battalion, 1st Battalion, 23rd Marine Regiment, have been conducting security and counterinsurgency operations in the vicinity of the Camp Leatherneck-Camp Bastion complex since deploying to Afghanistan in January.

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