Memorial held for Army specialist from BK

A memorial service was held Friday for an East New York Army specialist killed in Afghanistan.Kevin Hill, 23, was killed during a firefight earlier this

MILL BASIN - A memorial service was held Friday for an East New York Army specialist killed in Afghanistan.

Kevin Hill, 23, was killed during a firefight earlier this month. He had attended Dewey High School before serving a tour of duty in Iraq. He then served in Afghanistan.

Hill will be posthumously awarded a Purple Heart. He will be buried at Cypress Hills Cemetery on Saturday.

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