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AR RAMADI Iraq (June 3,2005) - Lance Cpl. Juan-Luis Valdes, a machine gunner with 1st Squad, 2nd Platoon, Company C, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, turns around and checks to see if his comrades are properly dispersed during a mission in the city here. The 22-year-old from Houston, his fellow 1st Squad warriors and seven members of the Iraqi Security Forces conducted a mission to listen to messages a mosque was broadcasting over its loudspeakers during midday prayer. Photo by: Cpl. Tom Sloan