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DURANT -- Thursday, members of law enforcement took time to remember fallen peace officers in Bryan County.

The ceremony was held at Market Square in Durant.

Eleven officers in Bryan County have been killed in the line of duty dating back to 1894.

One  rose was placed on a wreath for each of them followed by the playing of taps.

Several city leaders spoke as law enforcement and community members looked on.

Many other cities nationwide held similar ceremonies today, National Peace Officers Memorial Day.