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Doing what he loved to do:

Published 12/07/2012, The Jamestown Sun

The father of slain North Dakota Guardsman Spc. Tyler J. Orgaard said his son died doing what he loved and what he dreamed of. Jesse Orgaard said his son would tell his family not to cry for him but rather have a beer in his honor. The family planned to honor that wish. Speaking to media Thursday morning with his wife, Josie, and 23-year-old daughter, Kristy, Orgaard could not stress enough how much his 20-year-old son, known for his leadership and desire to help others, loved being a part of the military.

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