The Canadian Press

2009-10-28 | Afghan Canada Soldier

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The widow of a young Canadian officer killed in Kandahar on October 28th paid tribute to her husband and expressed her support for the mission in Afghanistan. Alanna Boyes said Lieutenant Justin Boyes was a wonderful husband and a loving father. (Boyes, who grew up in Saskatoon, was killed by an explosion while leading a foot patrol. He was 26-years-old.)

Date: 2009-10-28
Placeline: EDMONTON, Alberta.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 32 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << Justin and I believe in the mission in Afghanistan one of the things that frustrated him was the lack of support from the Canadian citizen but he lives to protect he said recently we're not losing this war but if we do it's because we lost it at home first please support our boys they are making progress >>