Tuesday, July 31, 2007
Three More Heroes Give the Ultimate Sacrifice
Three soldiers from Ft. Stewart gave the ultimate sacrifice to our country last week.
Spc. Charles E. Bilbrey Jr., 21, of Owego, N.Y., died Thursday, along with Sgt. William R. Howdeshell, 37, of Norfolk, Va., and Spc. Jaime Rodriguez, 19, of Oxnard, Calif., the Department of Defense announced late Sunday. All three were assigned to the 5th Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment at Fort Stewart.
Forty Three soldiers from Ft. Stewart have sacrificed their lives for us this year.
May God bless the family and loved ones of these brave heroes. May we never forget that these young men and women died for our freedoms.
Spc Charles E. Bilbrey Jr. is pictured above.