Thursday, June 18, 2009

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06/17/09 masslive:
Army Sgt. dies from injuries following explosion in Afghanistan
Army Sgt. 1st Class Kevin A. Dupont succumbed to his battle injuries Wednesday morning following a three-month fight for his life. Dupont...was burned over 65 percent of his body on March 8 after the Humvee...

06/17/09 :
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
Spc. Jonathan C. O?Neill, 22, of Zephyrhills, Fla., died June 15 at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, of wounds suffered June 2 in Paktya, Afghanistan, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle.

2 comments:

Göran Koch-Swahne said...

Prayers ascending!

Grandmère Mimi said...

May they rest in peace and rise in glory.

Lord, have mercy.

Were we right not to try another tactic in Afghanistan before taking the violent way?

What is the end game? We could have looked to history to see that the Afghans outlasted both the English and the Russians, because it's their country and they live there. They will outlast us, too.