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FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Staff Sgt. Clayton Bowen, an 82nd Airborne combat veteran, deployed to Afghanistan in February 2009 with the 1st Battalion, 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division. Bowen was riding in a humvee with four of his fellow "Spartan Brigade" Soldiers Aug. 18, 2009, on his way to provide security for Afghanistan's presidential election when the vehicle hit an IED. Fort Sam Houston will honor Gold Star Mothers and Families as well as hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony Sept. 29 for the new Survivor Outreach Center. (Contributed photo)
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