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Marine's widow eternally grateful for ring's return

Her husband didn’t return from Afghanistan, 
but his platoon made sure the symbol of their love did

By LINDSAY WISE, HOUSTON CHRONICLE
Updated 10:59 p.m., Saturday, October 1, 2011

Sgt. Jared Hammonds frantically scanned an Afghan poppy field, searching for a glint of silver in the soil.

To continue reading about Fallen Hero, Staff Sgt. Jeremy Smith, of the 1/23:

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