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Fallen Marines remembered in Portsmouth

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PORTSMOUTH — Today marks the 30th anniversary of the Beirut Barracks Bombings, in which 241 Marines were killed in a terrorist attack on their barracks on Oct. 23, 1983. The annual memorial ceremony to honor the memory of those Marines killed was held Wednesday morning at the Portsmouth Historical Society. Among the nine Rhode Island Marines […]

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