Hundreds of Fort Bragg soldiers return home after nearly two months in Middle East
The president surprises Amy Williams from Fort Bragg, North Carolina, with the early homecoming of her husband Sergeant First Class Townsend Williams from Afghanistan. Their two children are also in attendance.
FORT BRAGG, NC: SFC Antonio Rodriguez, 28, of Las Cruces, NM, died February 8, from wounds sustained during combat operations in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan. “He was certainly among the best in our unit,” said Col. John W. Sannes, 7th Special Forces Group Commander.
FORT BRAGG, NC -- SFC Javier Gutierrez, 28, of San Antonio, TX, died February 8, from wounds sustained during combat operations in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan. He “was a warrior that exemplified selfless service and a commitment to the mission,” said Col. John W. Sannes.
"The United States Military is a national treasure," wrote after her visit with to meet U.S. service members at Fort Bragg. "I am so grateful to all the hard working men, women and families who serve our great nation." 1600 Daily:
Pentagon: Master Sergeant Jonathan J. Dunbar, assigned to Headquarters, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, N.C., was KIA Mar. 30, while deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. Dunbar died from wounds received during combat operations near Manbij, Syria.