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Dorothy Crockett, mother of William Crockett, who was killed in action in Vietnam in 1972, was given a bouquet of flowers during the Veterans Day ceremony at Park High School. His picture is on a table in the background. Bulletin photo by Judy Spooner

Mother of deceased Cottage Grove Vietnam-era soldier honored

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When Dorothy Crockett was told her son, William, would be honored at Park High School's annual Veterans Day ceremony, painful memories from August of 1972 came rushing back.

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Judy Spooner is the longest-serving staff writer at the South Washington County Bulletin. Spooner, who covers education and features in addition to writing a weekly column, has been with the newspaper for over 30 years.
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