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Getting some downtime, Part III

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USS President Lincoln (1917-1918) "Boxing bout between troops" embarked on the ship, while en route to France during World War I. Note life jackets worn by the spectators. Photo courtesy the Naval History Center

USS President Lincoln (1917-1918) "Boxing bout between troops" embarked on the ship, while en route to France during World War I. Note life jackets worn by the spectators. Photo courtesy the Naval History Center

08/16/2009 - U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Henry Schermer and Lance Cpl. Anthony Sotelo, both with Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, grapple in the Nawa district of the Helmand province of Afghanistan Aug. 16, 2009. The Marines are deployed with Regimental Combat Team 3 to conduct counterinsurgency operations in partnership with Afghan National Security Forces in southern Afghanistan. (DoD photo by Lance Cpl. Phillip Elgie, U.S. Marine Corps/Released)

08/16/2009 - U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Henry Schermer and Lance Cpl. Anthony Sotelo, both with Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, grapple in the Nawa district of the Helmand province of Afghanistan Aug. 16, 2009. The Marines are deployed with Regimental Combat Team 3 to conduct counterinsurgency operations in partnership with Afghan National Security Forces in southern Afghanistan. (DoD photo by Lance Cpl. Phillip Elgie, U.S. Marine Corps/Released)