Heartbroken Elaine Rodrigues on her son Lorenzo
The mother of a Durban man who died in France while saving his fellow soldiers says her family is shattered. 23-year-old Lorenzo Rodrigues, who matriculated from Durban High School in 2011, had been serving in the French Foreign Legion which he joined two years ago. Last week Friday, Rodrigues and other soldiers were busy with a rafting exercise when their vessel capsized. His heartbroken mom, Elaine Rodrigues, spoke to Newswatch.