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Guam soldier in mainland movie

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by Sabrina Salas Matanane

Guam - Chamorro Angel Toves is featured in the movie currently playing in theatres in the U.S. mainland, "Restrepo".  The film is a documentary that chronicles the deployment of U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan's Korengal Valley. The movie is named after the platoon's medic who was killed in action.  

Toves was born and raised on Guam and is active duty soldier in the Army. The movie is completely told by the soldiers without script or screenplay. Restrepo is unfortunately not currently being shown on Guam.

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