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Late Marine Worked His Way Through Private School

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Late Marine Worked His Way Through Private School

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Late Marine Worked His Way Through Private School

Late Marine Worked His Way Through Private School

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Marine Lance Cpl. Jason Redifer was killed at age 19 in Iraq the day after the Iraqi elections. Corporal Redifer grew up on a dairy farm in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley and worked three jobs to help pay his way through a private school in the area.