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Remembering Lance Corporal Jeremy Ailes

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Remembering Lance Corporal Jeremy Ailes

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Remembering Lance Corporal Jeremy Ailes

Remembering Lance Corporal Jeremy Ailes

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Marine Lance Cpl. Jeremy Ailes, 22, died Nov. 15, during the siege of the Iraqi city Fallujah, during his second tour of duty in Iraq. He's remembered by loved ones in Gilroy, Calif., which had not lost a son in battle since Vietnam. Jason Margolis of member station KQED reports.