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Giving blood serves vital need

Airman 1st Class Jessica Cotter, 81st Diagnostic and Therapeutics Squadron, separates plasma from red cells Aug. 6, 2013, at the blood donor center, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Keesler’s donor center is part of the Armed Services Blood Program which shares the joint mission of collecting, processing and distributing thousands of blood products for military medical centers at home and in-theater overseas. These units play a key role in the direct medical care of wounded Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and Marines involved in worldwide contingency operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

PHOTO BY: Kemberly Groue
VIRIN: 130806-F-BD983-042.JPG
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