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08/16/2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualties The Department of Defense announced today the death of two Marines who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Staff Sgt. John R. Howard, 26, of Covington, Va.

Lance Cpl. Tavon L. Hubbard, 24, of Reston, Va.

Both Marines died August 11...


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