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The Sacrifices Military Kids Make

September 24, 2009 6:50 a.m.

San Diego County has one the largest concentrations of military families in the nation. The children of those families are affectionately nicknamed "military brats." But that nickname does little to explain the emotional and academic struggles these kids endure when a military parent is deployed or is reassigned. KPBS Education Reporter Ana Tintocalis has the fourth part in our series, "War Comes Home."

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