This fine young "Miracle Man" lost his battle to live at age 22...my condolences to his loved ones. He started a charity to help child burned victims. RIP Sgt. Merlin.

[size=13pt]Marine Sgt. Merlin German's loved ones recall his life [/size]

BY JOE GOULD and LEO STANDORA
DAILY NEWS WRITERS

Saturday, May 3rd 2008, 4:00 AM

There was a heartbreaking high school reunion in Westchester Friday night - because the class hero couldn't make it.

Friends and former classmates of Marine Sgt. Merlin German swapped stories and shared memories of the Iraq War veteran, who was horribly burned by a roadside bomb and lost his valiant three-year fight for life last month.