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Published December 13, 2012, 09:15 PM

Orgaard Laid to Rest Thursday

Governor Jack Dalrymple says a North Dakota National Guard soldier killed in Afghanistan died doing what he loved and will be remembered as an American hero.

By: Donnell Preskey, KX News

Governor Jack Dalrymple says a North Dakota National Guard soldier killed in Afghanistan died doing what he loved and will be remembered as an American hero.

Dalrymple spoke at the funeral for 20-year-old Spc. Tyler Orgaard of Bismarck today. More than 900 people packed the church. Orgaard was killed in a roadside bomb attack along with 41-year-old Sgt. 1st class Darren Linde of Devils Lake. Donnell Preskey has more from Bismarck.

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