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Humor, heroism define fallen Marine

Story by Sgt. Jesse Stence | Regimental Combat Team 1 | Date: 07.01.2011

CAMP DWYER, Helmand province, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan - Silence settled over Patrol Base Lambert after Cpl. Matthew T. Richard’s memorial service. A steady current of hot desert air coursed its way through the Helmand combat position where Richard’s squad huddled together, finding comfort in each other’s presence.

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