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Family and Friends Bury Walpole Soldier

Friends and family of a 27-year-old Walpole soldier buried him near his parents' home yesterday.

Hundreds of people attended the funeral of Army First Lieutenant Andrew Bacevich, who was killed by a suicide bomber in the Sunni triangle north of Baghdad on Mothers' Day.

The funeral mass was held at Saint Timothy's Catholic Church in Borwood. WBUR's Fred Thys reports.

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