Surgeon who died of Ebola receives a hero’s memorial in Maryland

November 29, 2014 11:41 PM

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Of the hundreds who came to St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Landover Hills, Md., on Saturday, only a few knew Martin Salia personally. Others saw him on television or heard about him on the radio.

All who came, including a senior White House official and Sierra Leone’s ambassador, heard him honored as a hero who sacrificed his life helping his homeland.

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