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Those killed were Alexis Musumeci, 24, a U.S. Air Force staff sergeant, and Brittany Musumeci, 23, a violinist who had just graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with honors.
His father spent 11 years in the U.S. Army, reaching the rank of staff sergeant.
Only one service animal has ever held official American military rank: a scrappy sorrel mare who retired after the Korean War having earned two Purple Hearts and the rank of staff sergeant in the Marine Corps.
Because Lorenz lost his leg 72 years ago in combat, shortly after the U.S. staff sergeant and his fellow Thunderbirds in the 45th Infantry Division helped to liberate France.
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: an officer in the army, air force, or marines with a rank above a sergeant
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