Monday, June 6, 2011

Flags Lowered in Honor of Fallen Soldier

The library's flags are flying at half-staff today in honor of U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Ergin V. Osman, 35, of Harrison Township. Staff Sgt. Osman was killed along with five other soldiers by an improvised explosive device on May 26. He was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 159th Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), in Fort Campbell, Ky. This was his ninth deployment and he received numerous decorations.

No comments: