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Paratroopers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division and the 16 Air Assault Brigade await guidance from the jumpmaster and U.S. Air Force personnel before boarding the aircraft for a combined jump on Fort Bragg, N.C., April 13, 2015. Over 2,000 paratroopers exited 20 aircraft, which initiated Combined Joint Operational Access Exercise 15-01, the largest bilateral exercise held on Fort Bragg in almost 20 years. (Photo by Sgt. Flor Gonzalez, Mobile Public Affairs Detachment

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Paratroopers assigned to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division practice rowing an assault boat in a canal near Eindhoven, Netherlands, Sept. 15, in preparation for a reenactment of the 504th Parachute Infantry Regiments’ Waal River crossing during Operation Market Garden in World War II. The Paratroopers, along with Paratroopers assigned to the 307th Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Abn. Div., are slated to reenact the historic crossing, Sept. 21, during the 70th Commemoration activities of Operation Market Garden.

(U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Mary S. Katzenberger)

Paratroopers assigned to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division practice rowing an assault boat in a canal near Eindhoven, Netherlands, Sept. 15, in preparation for a reenactment of the 504th Parachute Infantry Regiments’ Waal River crossing during Operation Market Garden in World War II. The Paratroopers, along with Paratroopers assigned to the 307th Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Abn. Div., are slated to reenact the historic crossing, Sept. 21, during the 70th Commemoration activities of Operation Market Garden. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Mary S. Katzenberger)