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Somers Point hoping for deal soon on repatriation of hero's remains

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Ben Fogletto

A bust of Somers sits in the lobby waiting to be permanently placed. Friday July 5 2013 The Somers Point Historical Society is looking to create a Heritage Tourism District to highlight the legacy, history and historical landmarks of Somers Point. Sally Hastings of Somers Point is the president of the Somers Point Historical Society, Inc. (The Press of Atlantic City / Ben Fogletto)

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After a more than decade-long effort by Somers Point officials, the city should know within the next two months whether it will receive the remains of Navy Master Commandant Richard Somers from Libya.

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7 images

Ben Fogletto

A bust of Somers sits in the lobby waiting to be permanently placed. Friday July 5 2013 The Somers Point Historical Society is looking to create a Heritage Tourism District to highlight the legacy, history and historical landmarks of Somers Point. Sally Hastings of Somers Point is the president of the Somers Point Historical Society, Inc. (The Press of Atlantic City / Ben Fogletto)