what are these cracks for?

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what are these cracks for?

I notice on top of the doors and above and below windows there are small gaps where the mortar wasn't filled in. I'm guessing these serve a purpose?
 
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Any water behind the bricks needs a place to drain out. That is probably what you're seeing. Old style weep holes.
 
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I uploaded a picture as reference. I don't think it made it in the original post. Thanks
 
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Old 06-25-19, 02:10 AM
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If you look into the openings they should have a small plastic insert to allow it to drain and to keep bugs out!
 
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