Military honor guard carry the casket of Staff Sgt. Joshua D. Powell during funeral services in Springfield, Ill. Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010. Twenty-five-year-old Staff Sgt. Joshua D. Powell of Pleasant Plains died in a helicopter crash Sept. 21 during combat operations in Zabul province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell, Ky. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

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Military honor guard carry the casket of Staff Sgt. Joshua D. Powell during funeral services in Springfield, Ill. Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010. Twenty-five-year-old Staff Sgt. Joshua D. Powell of Pleasant Plains died in a helicopter crash Sept. 21 during combat operations in Zabul province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell, Ky. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)
Military honor guard carry the casket of Staff Sgt. Joshua D. Powell during funeral services in Springfield, Ill. Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010. Twenty-five-year-old Staff Sgt. Joshua D. Powell of Pleasant Plains died in a helicopter crash Sept. 21 during combat operations in Zabul province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell, Ky.

Military honor guard carry the casket of Staff Sgt. Joshua D. Powell during funeral services in Springfield, Ill. Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010. Twenty-five-year-old Staff Sgt. Joshua D. Powell of Pleasant Plains died in a helicopter crash Sept. 21 during combat operations in Zabul province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell, Ky. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)