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Nov 26, 2008

Marines of the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit unload bags of mail from a MH 53 Sea Dragon of Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron 15 aboard USS Iwo Jima, Nov. 26, 2008. "When I get a package from home," said Petty Officer 1st Class Myesha Booker, "and I know my husband has touched that package, when I put my hand on that same exact spot he's put his hand on, it's like us connecting. It's like us touching each other. ... We call it 'a little bit of love in the mail.' The 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit and Iwo Jima Strike Group are currently deployed to the 5th Fleet area of operation.

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