This undated photo provided by Mary Blakely shows her as a child with her mother, Mary, and her father, James Leake, background, in Germany while he was stationed at Bremihaven just prior to leaving for Camp Lejeune. Blakely was 6 in 1969 when her dad was stationed "aboard" Camp Lejeune the first time, following a deployment to Germany and Turkey, and a tour in South Vietnam. For the next two years, she and her three siblings lived in a duplex near the golf course. In 1996, Her mother, Mary, died of brain cancer. Blakely did not begin to suspect a connection to the base water until she went home to see her dad and visit her mom's grave in the spring of 2011. Her father died on Jan. 5, 2012, eight months after being diagnosed with Agent Orange-related lung cancer. In a posting to a Lejuene survivor website a week later, she said his cancer had spread "as if it had been fertilized by Miracle Grow." "I am convinced that fertilizer was the water at Lejeune," she wrote. (AP Photo/Mary Blakely)

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This undated photo provided by Mary Blakely shows her as a child with her mother, Mary, and her father, James Leake, background, in Germany while he was stationed at Bremihaven just prior to leaving for Camp Lejeune. Blakely was 6 in 1969 when her dad was stationed "aboard" Camp Lejeune the first time, following a deployment to Germany and Turkey, and a tour in South Vietnam. For the next two years, she and her three siblings lived in a duplex near the golf course. In 1996, Her mother, Mary, died of brain cancer. Blakely did not begin to suspect a connection to the base water until she went home to see her dad and visit her mom's grave in the spring of 2011. Her father died on Jan. 5, 2012, eight months after being diagnosed with Agent Orange-related lung cancer. In a posting to a Lejuene survivor website a week later, she said his cancer had spread "as if it had been fertilized by Miracle Grow." "I am convinced that fertilizer was the water at Lejeune," she wrote. (AP Photo/Mary Blakely)
This undated photo provided by Mary Blakely shows her as a child with her mother, Mary, and her father, James Leake, background, in Germany while he was stationed at Bremihaven just prior to leaving for Camp Lejeune. Blakely was 6 in 1969 when her dad was stationed "aboard" Camp Lejeune the first time, following a deployment to Germany and Turkey, and a tour in South Vietnam. For the next two years, she and her three siblings lived in a duplex near the golf course. In 1996, Her mother, Mary, died of brain cancer. Blakely did not begin to suspect a connection to the base water until she went home to see her dad and visit her mom's grave in the spring of 2011. Her father died on Jan. 5, 2012, eight months after being diagnosed with Agent Orange-related lung cancer. In a posting to a Lejuene survivor website a week later, she said his cancer had spread "as if it had been fertilized by Miracle Grow." "I am convinced that fertilizer was the water at Lejeune," she wrote. (AP Photo/Mary Blakely)
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