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"Arlington West" memorial set up at USS Midway

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - The San Diego Veterans for Peace are honoring local service members who lost their lives in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

They set up their annual Homegrown Arlington West Memorial in front of the USS Midway.

Each headstone represents one of the 290 fallen men and women from San Diego, Imperial.. Orange and Los Angeles counties who died in the conflicts.

Veterans of all five military services and volunteers took part in setting up the memorial.

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