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1st ID Soldiers Discover Weapons Cache During Search Near Bayji

Tikrit, Iraq
- 1st Infantry Division Soldiers discovered a weapons cache during a search near Bayji on Jan. 13 at about 11:24 a.m. The Soldiers found 81 mortar rounds, two rifle grenades, three PG7 rockets, two OG9 rockets, 35 artillery rounds, bags of propellant, three rocket-propelled grenade launchers, two machine guns and nearly 1,000 round of 7.62 mm ammunition. The munitions were transported to a Multi-National Forces facility for destruction.



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