Daughter, 3, given flag at Air Force father's funeral following Afghan suicide bombing

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There was a heartbreaking moment outside St. Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church as a medically retired Marine and uncle of the 3-year-old daughter Taub left behind presented an American flag to her. (WPVI)

A three-volley salute echoed through the streets of Easton Friday following the funeral service for a local airman.

Air Force Staff Sergeant Peter Taub was one of six troops killed in a suicide bombing last month near Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan.

He grew up in Wyncote, Montgomery County.

There was a heartbreaking moment outside St. Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church as the honor guard presented an American flag to the 3-year-old daughter Taub left behind.

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