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Father of Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, Killed in Niger, Shared ‘Emotional’ 20-Minute Call with President Trump

Father of Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, Killed in Niger, Shared ‘Emotional’ 20-Minute Call with President Trump

On Sept. 24, Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, a Green Beret, celebrated his 29th birthday. It included what would be a final call with his brother Will.

There was talk of future plans, and Dustin’s blossoming romance with his girlfriend, which Will, 30, of Lyons, Georgia, tells People was leading to a marriage proposal.

“I wanted him to know I loved him and I was proud of him,” says Will. “And the last thing I said to my brother and the last thing he said to me was, ‘I love you and we’ll talk soon.’ ”

Just 10 days later, Dustin was killed

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