June 26, 2013
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Carol Materne poses for a photo with a portrait of her husband Frank “Lucky” Materne on Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at her apartment in Spokane, Wash. “Lucky” Materne left Rogers High School early to fight in World War II. It always bothered Lucky, who later fought in the Korean War, that he never graduated high school, so his widow, Carol, set out to grant one of his final wishes.


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