TITLE

Taming the dragon

PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Airman;Aug2002, Vol. 46 Issue 8, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Informs on the Naha dragon boat races held at Naha Military Port in Japan. Participation of U.S. troops.
ACCESSION #
7253819

 

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