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A Day For Good, Bad Memories


Justin Fisher (left) presents an American Flag That flew in Afghanistan to Vince Stone with the Brevard Rescue Squad.(Photo by Lenora Moody)

By Lenora Moody

Staff Writer

Justin Fisher said his time in Afghanistan was something he will never forget or wish he'd seen in the first place.

"What you see on TV is totally different than in real life," said the 21-year-old Brevard High School graduate who returned from the country earlier this month.

Fisher is a specialist in the National Guard Military Police.

He said his experience of serving in the military has changed his thoughts on Memorial Day.

"I'm glad our country can give a day of honor to these men and women," he said.

"The members of our military who have gone over or will...

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