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Houston James, one of the few Pearl Harbour survivors, weeps as he embraces Marine Staff Sgt. Mark Graunke Jr. as part of the Dallas Veterans Day Commemoration at Dallas City Hall in 2005. Sgt. Mark Graunke, a former member of the Marine ordnance-disposal team, lost a hand, leg and one eye during a bomb attack in Iraq, back in 2004.
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