The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
They died Aug. 8, in Sarkowi, in Kunar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when they encountered an insurgent who detonated a suicide vest. These soldiers were assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.
Maj. Thomas E. Kennedy, 35, of West Point, N.Y., and
Command Sgt. Maj. Kevin J. Griffin, 45, of Laramie, Wyo.
"He which hath no stomach to this fight let him depart. But we in it shall be remembered. We few, we happy few, we band of brothers!! For he today, that sheds his blood with me, shall always be my brother.” (W.Shakespeare) Rest in peace my Brothers, you have not been forgotten.