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9/3/04-Fort Hood, TX

Troop Memorial

      A bronze statue of a soldier mourning a fellen comrade has travelled from Iraq all the way to Fort Hood, Texas.  The memorial honors soldiers of "Task Force Ironhorse" who died during "Operation Iraqi Freedom."  The statue was dedicated yesterday during a cereomony at Fort Hood.  An Iraqi sculptor, who was once forced to make statues for Saddam Hussein made the statue for the troops.

 

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