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Old 09-28-2009, 07:47 PM   #11
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Condolences Sir for the loss of your friend.

R.I.P. Cory and your selfless sacrifice will not be forgotten son. "All The Way" 82nd Airborne "All The Way."

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Old 09-28-2009, 07:53 PM   #12
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I am sorry that your friend lost his life.

Rest In Peace Corey Kowall



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God Speed, Cory. You are also a national Hero, as are all of your fellow soldiers.

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I grew up with him, we lived on the same street and hung out a lot in the middle school years, I was sad to hear of this. He is remembered as a hometown hero, which he would have wanted.
ta1558, I am very sorry for the loss of your friend, Corey.

Corey, Rest in Peace Brother Soldier. Even though I didn't know you, your sacrifice will not be forgotten by this old soldier.

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Thanks everyone, I guess sometimes it doesn't really seem all that real until it hits close to home. I grew up on an army base overseas and I was there when the war(s) began and saw everyone deployed but no one I knew had been killed until now. We can only hope they're in a better place and remember them and their sacrifices every day.

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I'm sorry to hear about your friend. The exact same thing happen to me not long ago. I hadn't talked to the guy in years but he was a pilot in the Air Force and his jet went down. Played soccer with him for years in high school.



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