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Camp Corral

Children of the military from across the nation came to Camp Corral at Shady Brook Camp near Deckers.

Campers from Camp Corral at Shady Brook Camp play a game before a presentation by Ft. Carson soldiers on Thursday, August 1, 2013. Camp Corral is located near Deckers and is a camp for children whose soldier parents have been killed, injured or deployed numerous times. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
Campers from Camp Corral at Shady Brook Camp play a game before a presentation by Ft. Carson soldiers on Thursday, August 1, 2013. Camp Corral is located near Deckers and is a camp for children whose soldier parents have been killed, injured or deployed numerous times. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)

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Soldiers from the 43rd Support Battalion conduct a question and answer session for the children of military parents at Camp Corral. Camp Corral is a special camp at Shady Brook Camp that help kids whose parents have died, been injured or had numerous deployments. Soldiers came to visit the camp from the 43rd Support Battalion on Thursday, August 1, 2013. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
Soldiers from the 43rd Support Battalion conduct a question and answer session for the children of military parents at Camp Corral. Camp Corral is a special camp at Shady Brook Camp that help kids whose parents have died, been injured or had numerous deployments. Soldiers came to visit the camp from the 43rd Support Battalion on Thursday, August 1, 2013. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)

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A camper comes down to offer a big hug to Sgt. J. Cary during a question and answer session for the children of military parents at Camp Corral. Camp Corral is a special camp at Shady Brook Camp that help kids whose parents have died, been injured or had numerous deployments. Soldiers came to visit the camp from the 43rd Support Battalion on Thursday, August 1, 2013. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
A camper comes down to offer a big hug to Sgt. J. Cary during a question and answer session for the children of military parents at Camp Corral. Camp Corral is a special camp at Shady Brook Camp that help kids whose parents have died, been injured or had numerous deployments. Soldiers came to visit the camp from the 43rd Support Battalion on Thursday, August 1, 2013. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)

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Sentiments are worn on the bakc of a camper at Camp Corral. All of the children at this week's camp are children of soldiers who were killed, injured or had numerous deployments. Camp Corral is located at Shady Brook Camp near Deckers. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
Sentiments are worn on the bakc of a camper at Camp Corral. All of the children at this week's camp are children of soldiers who were killed, injured or had numerous deployments. Camp Corral is located at Shady Brook Camp near Deckers. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)

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Spec. Brenda Pacheco lets camper                try on some heavy gear at Camp Corral. Camp Corral is for children who have parents in the military that have died, been injured or deployed numerous times. The camp is being held this week at Camp Shady Brook near Deckers. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
Spec. Brenda Pacheco lets camper try on some heavy gear at Camp Corral. Camp Corral is for children who have parents in the military that have died, been injured or deployed numerous times. The camp is being held this week at Camp Shady Brook near Deckers. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)

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Mia Harrell tries to help her friend, Serenity Senn, to not fall backwards while trying on heavy soldier gear at Camp Corral on Thursday, August 1, 2013. Camp Corral is located at Camp Shady Brook near Deckers. All of the children at this week's camp are children of soldiers who were killed, injured or had numerous deployments. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
Mia Harrell tries to help her friend, Serenity Senn, to not fall backwards while trying on heavy soldier gear at Camp Corral on Thursday, August 1, 2013. Camp Corral is located at Camp Shady Brook near Deckers. All of the children at this week's camp are children of soldiers who were killed, injured or had numerous deployments. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)

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Ga-Ga Ball is one of the most popular games for camper at Camp Corral this week. 2nd Lt. Jeremy Warner tries out the game with the campers. Camp Corral is located at Camp Shady Brook near Deckers. All of the children at this week's camp are children of soldiers who were killed, injured or had numerous deployments. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
Ga-Ga Ball is one of the most popular games for camper at Camp Corral this week. 2nd Lt. Jeremy Warner tries out the game with the campers. Camp Corral is located at Camp Shady Brook near Deckers. All of the children at this week's camp are children of soldiers who were killed, injured or had numerous deployments. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)

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Ga-Ga Ball is one of the most popular games for camper at Camp Corral this week. 2nd Lt. Jeremy Warner tries out the game with the campers. Camp Corral is located at Camp Shady Brook near Deckers. All of the children at this week's camp are children of soldiers who were killed, injured or had numerous deployments. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
Ga-Ga Ball is one of the most popular games for camper at Camp Corral this week. 2nd Lt. Jeremy Warner tries out the game with the campers. Camp Corral is located at Camp Shady Brook near Deckers. All of the children at this week's camp are children of soldiers who were killed, injured or had numerous deployments. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)

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Campers mob and high five with 2nd Lt. Jeremy Warner after playing a game of Ga-Ga ball (dodge ball in a pit). Many of the soldiers visiting the campers at Camp Corral played the popular game. Camp Corral is a special camp at Shady Brook Camp that help kids whose parents have died, been injured or had numerous deployments. Soldiers came to visit the camp from the 43rd Support Battalion on Thursday, August 1, 2013. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
Campers mob and high five with 2nd Lt. Jeremy Warner after playing a game of Ga-Ga ball (dodge ball in a pit). Many of the soldiers visiting the campers at Camp Corral played the popular game. Camp Corral is a special camp at Shady Brook Camp that help kids whose parents have died, been injured or had numerous deployments. Soldiers came to visit the camp from the 43rd Support Battalion on Thursday, August 1, 2013. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)

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