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November 14, 2012
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Cedric Gordon rubs the surname embroidered on the helmet of his daughter, U.S. Army Spc. Brittany Gordon, on Wednesday after a memorial service for her at Joint Base Lewis McChord. At right is Cedric Gordon's fiancee, Jean Teal. Brittany Gordon was killed in Afghanistan on Oct. 13, when officials say an Afghan intelligence officer detonated the suicide vest he was wearing while Gordon and other soldiers were delivering furniture to an intelligence office. Cedric Gordon is the assistant Chief of Police in St. Petersburg, Fla. (Ted S. Warren / Associated Press)

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