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August 11, 2019 - 9:10 pm
The Department of Defense has released the name of a U.S. service member who died during a combat mission with Iraqi security forces in northern Iraq, according to a statement from U.S. Central Command. Gunnery Sergeant Scott A. Koppenhafer, 35, of Mancos, Colorado, died August 10, 2019. This...
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Norvel Turner Jr., left, safety director for Army Central Command, poses for a photograph with Mark Thurston, the man he helped save June 27, 2019, while on a commercial jet awaiting to depart from Charlotte.
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August 09, 2019 - 2:12 pm
Before his flight left from Charlotte, Norvel Turner Jr. heard a fellow passenger yell for help. After running to catch the flight heading to Columbia, South Carolina, a 59-year-old man had collapsed in the aisle a few rows behind Turner. Not sure what had happened, Turner, a former Army Ranger...
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