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Texas native survives head shot, continues mission

Story by Sgt. Earnest J. Barnes | 2nd Marine Division | Date: 09.06.2011

NAWA DISTRICT, Helmand province, Afghanistan — The Marines with 2nd Platoon, Bravo Company, are all too familiar with the reality of war, but they can honestly say they have been fortunate in not taking any casualties during their deployment in Afghanistan. One Texas native with the platoon can attest to that good fortune first-hand.

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