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, AB, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 32 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << Justin I believe in the mission in Afghanistan one of the things that frustrated him was the lack of support from the Canadian citizens 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 please support our boys they are making progress >>

Clip ID: 20091028CNCP01