03 Jul '17, 1am

Family, friends gather to dedicate Maryland bridge to fallen Marine:

Martina Burger wanted nothing more than for people to remember her son. Now, nearly 13 years after his death, drivers on a busy Perryville Road will see the name of Marine Cpl. Dale Alan Burger, Jr. every day. "For me to move on, I needed to make sure my son was always remembered," Burger said. Friends, family and admirers of Dale Burger gathered at American Legion Susquehanna Post 135 in Perryville Saturday morning to dedicate a bridge to the Marine killed near the end of his second tour as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Burger, who grew up in Harford County and later lived in Cecil County, was 21 years old when he was killed by enemy fire in Iraq in 2004. Two signs displaying his name and the date he was killed in action have been placed on either side of the bridge, which carries Route 222 over Interstate 95. Larry Weinzirl, a member of the Post 135 Sons of the Americ...

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