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Format: 04/18/2014
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WPXI-TV: Soldier watches birth via webcam

Thursday, June 18th, 2009

Roxanne Allenbaugh gave birth to Gemma Rose Wednesday at Forbes Hospital in Monroeville all while her husband watched -- on the web.

Roxanne's husband, Justin, is in Camp Liberty in Iraq.

She said it was important for him to feel included in the birth.

"We tried getting him to be here in person but they wouldn't let him come home, so the next best thing was to do a web cam and the hospital did everythign else from there," said Allenbaugh.

 

To read more, visit the WPXI-TV web site.

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