Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - - News Obituaries - Re­becca Droke/Post-Gazette

Reed Fis­cher, 10, of But­ler County peers into a box con­tain­ing the burial flag for Cpl. Ralph R. Fis­cher af­ter staff at Sol­diers & Sailors Me­morial Hall and Mu­seum in Oak­land re­turned the flag Tues­day to the Fis­cher fam­ily. Cpl. Fis­cher was killed on March 2, 1951, while serv­ing in the Korean War. Reed’s fa­ther, Ralph J. Fis­cher, is named af­ter his pa­ter­nal un­cle. The flag was found at a flea mar­ket in Tampa, Fla., and sent to the mu­seum, where so­cial me­dia was used to re­unite the Fis­ch­ers with the flag.

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