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Band Airman uses skillset to honor dying veterans

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Carrie Gatz, an instrumentalist with the 566th Air Force Band, Illinois Air National Guard, poses with her French horn at the 182nd Airlift Wing in Peoria, Ill., Feb. 5, 2012. Gatz has served with the unit since 2004. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Scott Thompson)

PHOTO BY: Master Sgt. Scott Thompson
VIRIN: 120205-Z-GS745-1283.JPG
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