Juanita Tudor Lowrey, age 86, poses with a photo of her father, Civil War veteran Hugh Tudor Tuesday, March 19, 2013, in Kearney, Mo. Lowrey received pension benefits related to her father's Civil War service until she was 18 after her father died when she was 2 years old.
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published Tuesday, March 19th, 2013
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