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William Yannitell, second from right, adjutant for Mid-Ohio Valley Veterans Outreach, reads the names of the 13 U.S. troops killed in an Aug. 26 terrorist attack during the evacuation of Afghanistan during a National Gold Star Family Weekend ceremony Friday at City Park as, from left, Mid-Ohio Valley Platoon of the Marine Corps Veterans Association Commander Roy Trembly, Parkersburg Police Chief Joe Martin, Mid-Ohio Valley Platoon Adjutant Bernie Lyons and Brian Aluise, regional representative for U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., listen.

Mid-Ohio Valley Platoon of the Marine Corps Veterans Association Adjutant Bernie Lyons, second from left, closes a prayer at a National Gold Star Family Weekend ceremony Friday at the Gold Star Family Memorial Monument in City Park. Gold Star families are those who have lost a loved one in military service.

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