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Air National Guard Chaplain (Lt. Col.) James Buckman, left, leads a brief devotion with security-force soldiers before they leave for patrol duties in Qatar. Buckman’s “spiritual leadership greatly impacted the lives of all those he served,” according to the citation for his Bronze St. Martin of Tours Medal. (Michael Dinneen)