Honor guard

A TSA honor guard stands as an Army honor guard transfers casket of Pfc. Robert B. Bayne from a plane at <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLTRA0000038" title="BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport" href="/topic/transportation/air-transportation/bwi-thurgood-marshall-airport-PLTRA0000038.topic">BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport</a> to a hearse as family members look on. Bayne was killed in a skirmish along the Rhine River in 1945 and listed as missing in action. He had been interred in an unknown soldier’s grave in <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO000002" title="France" href="/topic/international/france-PLGEO000002.topic">France</a>. DNA from his 83-year-old twin brothers Calvin and Kenneth Bayne recently helped the Army to positively identify the remains. The soldier will be celebrated at a funeral Mass Saturday at his parish church in <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO100100603030000" title="Dundalk" href="/topic/us/maryland/baltimore-county/dundalk-PLGEO100100603030000.topic">Dundalk</a> and interred in the family cemetery more than 66 years after his death. Bayne was previously interred in an unknown soldier's grave at St. Avold Cemetery in France

( Photo Courtesy of Lynda Warehime / BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport / May 3, 2011 )

A TSA honor guard stands as an Army honor guard transfers casket of Pfc. Robert B. Bayne from a plane at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport to a hearse as family members look on. Bayne was killed in a skirmish along the Rhine River in 1945 and listed as missing in action. He had been interred in an unknown soldier’s grave in France. DNA from his 83-year-old twin brothers Calvin and Kenneth Bayne recently helped the Army to positively identify the remains. The soldier will be celebrated at a funeral Mass Saturday at his parish church in Dundalk and interred in the family cemetery more than 66 years after his death. Bayne was previously interred in an unknown soldier's grave at St. Avold Cemetery in France

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