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Remembering Private Silva

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Remembering Private Silva

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Remembering Private Silva

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Army Pvt. Sean Silva was a hard-working young man known in high school as a dependable, generous team player. Silva died earlier this month in Iraq at age 23. He is among more than 100 American servicemen who have died from hostile fire in Iraq since May 1, when President Bush declared an end to major hostilities. Jason Margolis of member station KQED reports.