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Family, friends welcome 'hero' home from Afghanistan

Glenn Dayton Jr. said Afghanistan helped put life in perspective.

By Andy Fillmore
Published: Monday, August 1, 2011

Family members and friends of Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Glenn Dayton Jr. welcomed their hero home last weekend from a tour of combat duty in Afghanistan, and some expressed hope that the public and politicians alike would better appreciate soldiers' sacrifices.

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