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Tri-State heroes

Aug. 19, 2013 @ 12:15 AM

Seaman Apprentice Micah J Blankenship

Age: 28

Branch of service: Navy

Unit: Vaq 138 Whidbey Island

Where stationed: Bahgran Afganistan

Hometown: Huntington

Family: parents, David and Peggy Blankenship; sister, Rachael Blankenship; brother, David Blankenship II; sister and brother-in-law, Rebecca and Jody Mathis

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