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September 27, 2011


Deacon and Julie Holton

Surviving A Deployment, At Home And Away

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We hear a lot in the news about the strain that war puts on military couples. Deacon Holton is a Marine Sergeant who’s logged 10 years with the corps. He’s served lengthy deployments in both Iraq and Afghanistan and, in a way, so has his wife, Julie.They say they’ve figured out how to make long deployments work: communication (sometimes in code) is key.


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