Fallen Marine remembered in Waterford

August 09, 2017 06:55 PM

WATERFORD -- A fallen Marine from the Capital Region was being remembered Wednesday in his hometown.

A memorial service was held for Maj. Caine Goyette at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Park on Broad Street in Waterford.

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Goyette was killed in a Marine plane crash last month in rural Mississippi. Fourteen other Marines and one Navy sailor also died.  Goyette was the highest-ranking Marine on the plane.

He grew up in Waterford, and attended Waterford-Halfmoon schools and RPI.


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