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A USMC training a war dog at Camp Lejeune, c. 1943.
Gabe, a 10-year-old Lab mix who was rescued from a shelter the day before he was to be euthanized and then went on to serve 210 weapons-sniffing missions in Iraq, is the winner of the American Humane Association’s 2012 Hero Dog Award.
Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion getting dirty in Thailand during Exercise Cobra Gold 2013. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Mike Granahan)