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    Some of my OIF bring backs.

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    Billdozer77
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    Post by Billdozer77 on Sun Aug 30, 2015 6:22 pm

    Here are a few items I brought back from my two trips to Iraq. 2004-2005 (Mosul) and 2007-2008 (East Rashid, Baghdad & Western Baqubah).

    Kurdish flag I got from a kid terp in Mosul:
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    Khanjar that was given to me by a Kurdish NCO in the Iraqi National Guard (formerly ICDC) up in Mosul:
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    Found this pamphlet and Christmas card in a Koran in Baghdad. Card wishes seasons greetings in English and Arabic:
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    Prayer rug and a pair of turbah that were found in Baghdad at a sniper position we moved on with intel from our scouts. When we got there we found a pair of sandals, a warm chai pot and this prayer rug layed out with the turbah. I cleared it with the terp before scooping these items up and let him know that they would be displayed.
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    Ceramic doorbell cover and medal (I believe the medal is a boy's school medal?). Hard to see in the photo but someone previously tried to "X" out Saddam's face with a marker:
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    Flag found outside an Iraqi Police station in Baghdad:
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    Post by semper fi on Mon Aug 31, 2015 1:30 am

    Thanks for posting!!!
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    Post by Iraqirg on Sun Jan 24, 2016 7:41 pm

    Nice collection
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    Post by msmith275 on Sun Jan 24, 2016 7:45 pm

    Very nice! Thanks for sharing and thanks for your service. Mark
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    Post by Squeaker on Sun Jan 24, 2016 10:10 pm

    Wow. Cool stuff there.
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    Post by Static line on Mon Jan 25, 2016 1:09 am

    What are those maps you have in the background of the last picture?

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