Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Keep this Fallen Hero in Your Prayers

Richard A. Essex
Age: 23
From: Kelseyville, CA
Killed: Afghanistan

He was one of seven U.S. troops killed when a Black Hawk helicopter from a Schofield 25th Infantry Combat Aviation Brigade crashed in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan on Thursday. Three Afghan soldiers and a translator also died in the crash.