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Five Years Later, Family Honors Fallen Nebraskan

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Five Years Later, Family Honors Fallen Nebraskan

Remembrances

Five Years Later, Family Honors Fallen Nebraskan

Five Years Later, Family Honors Fallen Nebraskan

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As the nation marks five years of the war in Iraq, the family of Marine Capt. Travis Ford is preparing for the fifth anniversary of his death — shortly after the conflict began. He was the first Nebraskan killed in the war.

Sarah McCammon of NET Radio traveled to southwest Nebraska to see what's changed in five years.