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Funeral Planned for Woman Guard Member Killed in Iraq

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Funeral Planned for Woman Guard Member Killed in Iraq

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Funeral Planned for Woman Guard Member Killed in Iraq

Funeral Planned for Woman Guard Member Killed in Iraq

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Funeral services will be held in Nebraska later this week for Sgt. First Class Linda Tarango-Griess, who was killed in Iraq July 11. The sergeant is the only female member of the Nebraska National Guard to be killed in combat. Nebraska Public Radio's Hope Stockwell reports.