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The Conversation; Military families housed in hotels; Reports of pool cleaning chemicals predate fuel fume complaints

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Spc. Darbi Colson/28th Public Affairs Detachment
U.S. Army soldiers assist with laundry services on Aliamanu Military Reserve, Dec. 4, 2021. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Darbi Colson, 28th Public Affairs Detachment.)
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