Wednesday, July 12, 2006
Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Linda Breaux gets a hug from a supporter before the memorial service for her son, Marine Staff Sgt. Benjamin D. Williams, at North Orange Baptist Church in Orange on Saturday, July 8, 2006. The LC-M High School graduate and star athlete was killed by an improvised explosive device in Al Anbar province in Iraq on June 20, 2006.
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