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Photo Illustration: U.S. soldiers assigned to the 2nd Platoon, Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 294th Infantry Regiment, Guam Army National Guard gather to say a prayer before a mission on Main Operating Base Lashkar Gah in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 19, 2013. (U.S. Army National Guard photo illustration by Sgt. Eddie Siguenza /U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel/ Released)

DoDLive has compiled this list of resources to help those affected by the shootings at Ft. Hood, Texas.
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Service members aren’t the only ones who serve. Their children are making monumental sacrifices of their own. Find out how you can help make a military kid’s life a little easier.
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Photo: A NATO service member sits in the back of a CH-53E Super Stallion assigned to Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 462 (HMH-462) at Forward Operating Base Price, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Dec. 17, 2013. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Gabriela Garcia/Released)

A NATO service member sits in the back of a CH-53E Super Stallion at Forward Operating Base Price, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Dec. 17, 2013.
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Lt. Bradley Snyder, Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Officer, shares what he learned during his Navy experience and and what adjusting to life after being injured while on active duty was like.
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Photo: Sailors and marines prepare to commit the body of a former service member to the sea during a burial at sea aboard the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23). Anchorage is underway after being commissioned in its namesake city of Anchorage, Alaska. U.S. Navy photo Petty Officer 1st Class Aramis X. Ramirez.

U.S. sailors and Marines prepare to commit the body of a former service member to the sea during a burial-at-sea ceremony aboard the USS Anchorage (LPD 23), May 13, 2013.
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