Week ending Apr. 10, 2010
Week ending Apr. 10, 2010 the US Department of Defense released the names of 11 military personnel who died, while serving in the United States armed forces. The DoD also announced the return of one MIA from the Korean War. This episode also includes photos from a group interment at Arlington National Cemetery for MIA soldiers from the Vietnam War.
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Cpl. Stanley P. Arendt, 22, of Palatine, IL., 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division
Pfc. William A. Blount, 21, of Petal, Miss. 1st Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, Fort Stewart, GA.
1st Lt. Robert W. Collins, 24, of Tyrone, Ga., 1st Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, Fort Stewart, GA.
Lance Cpl. Tyler O. Griffin, 19, of Voluntown, Conn., 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
Sgt. Kurt E. Kruize, 35, of Hancock, Minn., 367th Engineer Battalion, St. Cloud, Minn.
Senior Master Sgt. James B. Lackey, 45, of Green Cove Springs, Fla.
Lance Cpl. Curtis M. Swenson, 20, of Rochester, Minn., 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.
Maj. Randell D. Voas, 43, of Lakeville, Minn. 8th Special Operations Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Fla.
Sgt. Frank J. World, 25, of Buffalo, N.Y. 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
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