A young boy plays with a tennis ball in front of the compound where U.S. Navy SEAL commandos reportedly killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad, on May 5, 2011.
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The late Chris Kyle, former Navy SEAL sniper.
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Sculptor Greg Marra and his statue of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle.
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Eddie Ray Routh, charged in the murder of Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle and another vet.
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New members of the Mission Continues, a veteran organization dedicated to community service, founded by former Navy SEAL Eric Greitens, donate their time renovating the League School in Brooklyn, NY and take their membership pledge at Ground Zero on May 4, 2013 in New York City.
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Actors Freddy Rodriguez and Cam Gigande in Seal Team Six.
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The Navy Seal, aboard an H-3 helicopter in 1990, readies for an assault on an enemy ship
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A group of Navy Seal trainees kneel on a beach in August 2010 during Hell Week in Coronado, California.
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Army soldiers keep guard outside the compound where U.S. Navy SEAL commandos reportedly killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad, May 5, 2011.
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Denver, Colorado, March 31, 2010 - Debbie Lee, whose son Marc Alan Lee, was the first Navy Seal killed in action in Iraq, speaks to the crowd of around 500 during a Tea Party Express rally on the Capitol steps, the ninth in its 43-city tour across the country.