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Cpl. Bill Putnam
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Corporal Bill Putnam is a photojournalist with the Army's 122nd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment. NCPR's David Sommerstein met him in Kosovo in 2002. Bill's now at Camp Ferrin-Huggin in southern Baghdad. A few days ago he was with a unit patrolling through a run-down neighborhood of Baghdad near the airport. They came upon a bakery, a hotspot for conversation and gossip, and stopped to chat. Email this story to a friend!

© 2004 North Country Public Radio. Photos: courtesy Cpl. Bill Putnam