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Once and future battles

Once and future battles

Mids march past the names of campaigns long ago and more recent, a reminder of prices paid and forshadowing of others to come. The Class of 1940, among others, were celebrating their 65th reunion. How many of those watching this game saw their brothers in arms fall in campaigns that are like ancient legends to those on the field today?