A man in an Afghan army uniform shot and killed three American service members on Friday morning in southern Afghanistan, the U.S. military command said. The Defense Department identified the three troops killed in Kunar as Air Force Maj. Walter D. Gray, of Conyers, Ga.; Army Maj. Thomas E. Kennedy, a native of New City and West Point resident; and Command Sgt. Maj. Kevin J. Griffin, of Laramie, Wyo.
Military officials say three troops killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan were assigned to units based at Fort Carson in Colorado. Command Sgt. Maj. Kevin J. Griffin, of Laramie, Wyo., was one of the three soldiers who died.
U.S. Army Maj. Thomas E. Kennedy, 35, was killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced. A native of New City, Kennedy was a resident of West Point and served with the 4th Infantry Division based out of Fort Carson, Colo.
Maj. Thomas Kennedy of New City, in an undated photo with his family, was killed Aug. 8, in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan.
Maj. Thomas Kennedy, in an undated image with his family, was killed Aug. 8, in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan.