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A Soldier's Return

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A Soldier's Return

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NPR's John Ydstie visits again with North Dakota National Guardsman Brandon Erickson, who lost his right arm in an attack in Iraq last year. Erickson is now back at the University of North Dakota, adjusting to life on campus.

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