Monthly Archives August 2012

Brandon Cuillet Towle was killed on 08-30-2012

Many to gather tonight to honor life of DHS grad and young soldier By MICHELLE KINGSTON Friday, August 31, 2012 DOVER — A lantern ceremony will be held at Dover High School tonight to honor the life of Brandon Cullen-Towle. Friends, family, teachers, neighbors and all those who knew the Dover High School 2005 graduate will gather in the football field to share photographs, stories and memories. The 25-year-old was killed in a motorcycle accident in Spring Lake, N.C., last week. Danna Fortier, a friend of Cullen-Towle, has asked the public to bring pictures to share to make a photobook. “There will also be about 30 lanterns for people to sign and write memories on,” she said. “Once it is dark, we will set them off...

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Walter Gray killed 08-08-2012

Walter , Major, 38, of Conyers, Ga., died Aug. 8 from injuries suffered during a suicide bomb attack in Kunar province, Afghanistan, announced the Pentagon. Gray was assigned to the 13th Air Support Operations Squadron at Fort Carson, Colo. “Major Gray’s ultimate sacrifice is a tragic loss for the 93rd Air Ground Operations Wing family,” said Col.Samuel Milam, commander of the Moody AFB, Ga., wing, which is the 13th ASOS’ parent unit. Milan added, “[Gray] was a tremendous officer and leader. Our most heartfelt sympathies are with the Gray family and the airmen of the 13th Air Support Operations Squadron during this difficult time.”

Fallen major praised as ‘epitome’ of true ALO
By Brian Everstine – Staff writer
Posted : Thursday Aug 9, 2012 17:49:00 EDT
Ever since he began his Air For...

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