Joseph Andrew Lee is a USO staff writer.
Gold Star Mothers have each lost a son in the combat zone. USO photo by Joe Lee.
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. David Garcia throws a practice grenade during a training class on Silver Flag Alpha, Nevada. Students completed the course as part of their predeployment training. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen
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