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Old 02-09-2011, 03:09 PM
 
Location: Charlotte
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Anyone? God Bless our men and women in uniform.




Fallen soldier's family seeks help to identify 'unknown soldier' (http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2011/02/04/v-print/2036459/fallen-soldiers-family-seeks-help.html - broken link)
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Old 02-09-2011, 03:14 PM
 
Location: Near the water
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Leaving coins on a grave are a way of leaving a part of you with the deceased, a marker of your passage. It is a sign of respect for the deceased.
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Old 02-09-2011, 03:23 PM
 
Location: Charlotte
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yes chrome that is my understanding as well. i'm hoping the family that is searching for this "unknown soldier" will get the answer to who he is just as quickly as what the coins are a sign of.

" United States of America" "In God we trust"

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