Durham Boy Scout troop to honor local fallen hero

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Some local Boy Scouts from Durham are honoring a local family who lost their loved one in Normandy.

Fifteen members from troop 270 went to France last month to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

Related: Durham Boy Scout troop visits Normandy

While they were there, they visited the grave of a Rockfall man who died while serving our country in Normandy.

On Tuesday, the scouts will present a flag that was flown over Normandy to the man’s family. 

The ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. at the United Churches in Durham.

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