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Jason Workman
Died: 2011-08-06
Near Kabul, Afghanistan
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“Everybody with a flag pole has the flag half-staff. Folks around town consider him a hero.” -- Rick Eldredge, family friend. Navy SEAL Jason Workman, 33, was aboard a Chinook helicopter that was shot down during a rescue mission about 60 miles from Kabul, Afghanistan. Workman grew up in Blanding and joined the Navy eight years ago.
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