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Ndubuisi-Obi asks Culver Girls Academy classmates: ‘If not you, then who?’
Tom Coyne

Culver Girls Academy Senior Prefect Jacinta Ndubuisi-Obi (Chicago) reminded classmates of a story they learned last year about a Marine who was killed when he exposed himself to enemy fire to get an advantageous firing position and draw attention away from others wounded during an ambush in Iraq in 2007.

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