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Camp Pendleton Military Dog Adopted by Handler (Video)

The relationship between Military Working Dogs and their handlers are seared together in the crucible of war. Such was the case between Camp Pendleton-based Sgt. Rex and handler Marine Cpl. Megan Leavey.

Sgt. Rex and Cpl. Leavey were serving together in the Iraq War back in 2006 when the duo was badly injured by an IED blast. After recovering from his wounds, Sgt. Rex went to work for the Marine ...

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Sgt. Rex, Camp Pendleton Military Dog, To Be Adopted by Handler (Video)

Reunited...and it feels so good! After cutting through tons of red tape, it looks like former Marine Cpl. Megan Leavey will finally get to adopt Camp Pendleton military working dog Sgt. Rex.

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer made the announcement that the Marine Corps and Air Force had cleared Sgt. Rex to be adopted by Leavey, who was his handler.

Schumer said in a news release:

Sgt. Rex and ...

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Yankees Honor Camp Pendleton Military Dog Sgt. Rex (Video)

The New York Yankees honored retired Camp Pendleton combat dog Sgt. Rex and his former handler, retired Marine Cpl. Megan Leavey, before Sunday's game against the Seattle Mariners. Cpl. Leavey, a New York resident, adopted Sgt. Rex in April.

Sgt. Rex and Cpl. Leavey served together in the Iraq War. In 2006, the duo was badly injured by an IED blast. After recovering from his wounds, Sgt. Rex went ...

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US Soldiers Killed In Afghan Insider Attack ID'ed (Video)

The Department of Defense has identified the two soldiers who lost their lives in Tuesday's insider attack in Afghanistan.

Staff Sgt. Rex L. Schad, 26, of Edmond, Oklahoma was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment, 1st Armor Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division at Fort Stewart in Georgia.

Schad was born into a military family. Oklahoma television station KWTV-TV spoke with Schad's grandfather, and I've ...

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