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Waterloo West honors Vietnam veterans

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WATERLOO (KWWL) - Students at Waterloo West High School now know a little more about their school's alumni history.

An alumni of Waterloo West and a widow of a Vietnam soldier, Marilyn Halley, spoke about her husband's service in the 1960's.

She was married to Russell Halley for two years before he died during the war. He also attended Waterloo West.

The color guard also aided in honoring fallen veterans from the school.

During the Vietnam War, 24 men from Waterloo died. Ten of those men went to Waterloo West.

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