WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Edward J. Markey (D-Malden), dean of the Massachusetts Congressional delegation, attended the Dignified Transfer ceremony at Andrews Air Force Base this afternoon that brought home the bodies of Glen A. Doherty and the other American heroes killed in the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya. Congressman Markey had a flag flown over the U.S. Capitol in memory of Glen with the following dedication:

"In memory of Glen A. Doherty, a combat-decorated Navy SEAL whose courage, commitment to country, and distinguished service made him an American hero and an inspiring example of excellence that will endure forever."