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Memorial in honor of fallen 3rd Special Forces Group Soldiers

  • 08/18/2010
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Fort Bragg, NC

Memorial in honor of fallen 3rd Special Forces Group Soldiers.

A military memorial will be held at the John F. Kennedy Memorial Chapel, Fort Bragg, NC  on Wednesday, Aug. 18 at 10 a.m., in honor of two fallen Special Forces Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne).

Capt. Jason Holbrook, an ODA team leader, and Staff Sgt. Kyle Ray Warren, a Special Forces medical sergeant, both from Company C, died of wounds sustained when the vehicle he was riding in struck an improvised explosive device during a combat reconnaissance patrol in Tsagay, Afghanistan, July 29.

Holbrook’s family requests that memorial contributions be made to The Jason Ellis Holbrook Scholarship at Burnet High School through the First State Bank of Burnet, Texas. 

Warren’s family requests that memorials for be made to the Special Forces Association in his name.

For more information, contact the USASOC Public Affairs office at pao@soc.mil.

 

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