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The infantry captain who commands Army National Guard troops based in Detroit Lakes, Bemidji and Alexandria believes the Guard is making progress in its corner of Anbar Province, Iraq.


Adam Gilbertson commands Able Company, 2-136th (In) Combined Arms Battalion.

"The past eight months have been challenging for all of us, but I continue to be impressed with the professionalism of the soldiers in our company," he said in a news bulletin sent to families and the media.

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