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Review Gulf War Illness
by Mike Bailey, Staff Writer

I have an unique view of the chemical exposure's of Kamisayah, Iraq in March 1991. I was not present for the exposures, despite being activated for the First Gulf War, I am however the only man that was in the First Gulf War, that was also part of the group chosen as the "control group" the enlisted men of the Army's Medical Volunteer program that ran from 1955 thru 1975 at Edgewood Arsenal, Maryland. I was selected a med-vol in May 1974 and was sent to Edgewood Arsenal on June 25 1974 where I remained until August 22, 1974.
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