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Crowd gathers to honor Danville Marine killed in Afghanistan

Original post made on Nov 22, 2011

Hundreds of people turned out Monday afternoon to honor the family of Joshua "Chachi" Corral, the 19-year-old Marine from Danville who was killed Friday in Afghanistan. Lining both sides of the street for about a half mile, friends, neighbors and well wishers talked quietly as they waited for the family's return.

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Posted by American
a resident of Danville
on Nov 22, 2011 at 9:10 am

This is exactly why I love living in Danville. Great people showing respect and dignity for a true hero who gave his life for all of us. God bless him and his family, and our town.