Heroic Iraq vet commits suicide

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This undated image provided by Amy Linnerooth shows a drawing made by Pete Linnerooth for their daughter, Whitney. Linnerooth created a cartoon series for her featuring a spider, center, they called "Gigerenzer." (AP Photo)

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Heroic Iraq vet, Capt. Peter Linnerooth, who spent years counseling soldiers during the bloodiest stretches of the Iraq war lost his struggle with PTSD and committed suicide on Jan. 2, 2013. He was 42.

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