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    The flag-draped casket of a soldier killed in Afghanistan is returned to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, where President Obama issued this salute. (AP photo)


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    The flag-draped casket of a soldier killed in Afghanistan is returned to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, where President Obama issued this salute. (AP photo)


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    An Army carry team moves a transfer case containing the remains of Staff Sgt. Israel P. Nuanes after arrival at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Nuanes died in Afghanistan supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. (Associated Press)


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    Tim Herbert, an analyst at the Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory at Dover Air Force Base, tests a DNA specimen sample. The lab houses more than 6.7 million boxes of DNA samples. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)


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    Jessica Rosarda, a technician at the Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, does routine lab work with DNA samples at Dover Air Force Base, Del. The lab is responsible for locating and identifying fallen service members from past and current wars. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)


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    James Canik, deputy director of the Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, searches among the vacuum-sealed DNA samples stored at the Armed Forces Repository of Specimen Samples at Dover Air Force Base. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)


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    An Army carry team moves a transfer case containing the remains of Staff Sgt. Israel P. Nuanes after arrival at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Nuanes died in Afghanistan supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. (Associated Press)


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    Letters from 1942 and 1953, which contain DNA, will be used to identify past military service members' remains at the Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory at Dover Air Force Base. The lab houses at least 6.7 million boxes of DNA specimen samples. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)


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    Tim Herbert, an analyst at the Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory at Dover Air Force Base, tests a DNA specimen sample. The lab houses more than 6.7 million boxes of DNA samples. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)


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