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A Marine loads a 60 mm mortar during training at Hawthorne Army Depot, in July 2011. A military investigation into the deadly mortar accident at HAWD 10 months ago concludes the explosion resulted from human error, due in part to inadequate training and some Marines' lack of familiarity with the weapons system.

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