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Rite for war dead is rarely attended

Media do not cover military transfers much

A Marine Corps team carried the case containing the remains of Marine Corporal William C. Comstock at Dover Air Force Base. A Marine Corps team carried the case containing the remains of Marine Corporal William C. Comstock at Dover Air Force Base. (Haraz N. Ghanbari/ Associated Press)
By Bryan Bender
Globe Staff / April 28, 2009

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DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Delaware - It was Marine Corporal William C. Comstock's final homecoming: His remains, secured in a flag-draped "transfer case" in the rear of the cargo plane, arrived on the nearly deserted runway. (Full article: 920 words)

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