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$7 million US Army Contract awarded in Marion, IL

United States Congressman, Jerry Costello of Illinois announced that General Dynamics Ordinance of Marion has been awarded a U.S. Army Contract of over $7,000,000.

The award is for the procurement of 81mm, M220 motor propelling charge.

"The dedicated employees at General Dynamics are helping sustain our armed forces," said Costello.  "This is important work that also supports the local economy, and I am pleased that it is being done in southern Illinois."  

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