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Naval History and Heritage Command

Soldier with Flag

A soldier with the American flag as background
Description: Painting, Acrylic on Board; by Chip Beck; 1991; Framed Dimensions 37H X 30W
Accession #: 91-159-V
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On 27 February 1991, Liberation Day for Kuwait, a group of Marines draped an American flag over a captured Iraqi helicopter at the Kuwait City International Airport, with this Marine receiving the artist’s focus.

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