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Soldiers' Deaths Unite Two California Families

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Soldiers' Deaths Unite Two California Families

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Soldiers' Deaths Unite Two California Families

Soldiers' Deaths Unite Two California Families

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The deaths of a Marine corporal and an Army private, both killed in Iraq in recent weeks, have brought two Modesto, Calif., families together. The families have little in common, but they share an experience of tragedy in this war. Sasha Khoka of member station KQED reports.