Maj. (Dr.) Thomas Knolmayer poses after finishing the 2006 Iditarod Sled Dog Race Friday, March 17, 2006, in Nome, Alaska. Doctor Knolmayer finished the 1,150-mile race across Alaska in 11 days, 22 hours and 13 minutes, bettering his time from last year by 47 hours. Katie Powell, the girl in the message, is the 10-year-old daughter of Senior Master Sgt. Chris Powell of Travis Air Force Base, Calif. She has Ewing's Sarcoma, a bone cancer. Her wish to be a part of the Iditarod was made possible by several units at Travis.
U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Keith Brown
November 4, 2012
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