MARYLAND

Md. flags lowered in memory of Army Spc. Ronald Wildrick

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley has ordered that the United States and state flags be flown at half-staff in memory of a soldier killed in Afghanistan.

Family, friends and the community paid respects today to Army Specialist Ronald H. Wildrick Jr.

O'Malley ordered the flags be lowered on Friday from sunrise to sunset in memory of Army Spc. Ronald Wildrick Jr. of Woodsboro, Md.

The 30-year-old soldier was killed Dec. 11 by a roadside bomb in Kunar province. A service was held Thursday in Woodsboro and Wildrick's remains will be buried Friday at Arlington National Cemetery.

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