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Fort Campbell reports Body of 101st Airborne Division Soldier swept away in creek found

 

Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – A search and recovery operation has concluded as the body of a 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Soldier who was swept away by strong currents Friday on Fort Campbell has been found.

The Soldier was found approximately 500 meters from the low water crossing over Little West Fork Creek on Fort Campbell.

Fort Campbell and Montgomery County (Tennessee) Emergency Services were immediately called to assist in the search for the Soldier Friday evening after receiving notification the Soldier had been swept away by creek’s strong currents.

Fort Campbell, KY. Fort Campbell is home to the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) "Screaming Eagles". (Sam Shore)

Fort Campbell, KY. Fort Campbell is home to the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) “Screaming Eagles”. (Sam Shore)

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Clarksville Police reports Fort Campbell Soldier Allen Fary found unresponsive, passes away

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Late Friday evening, January 3rd, 2014 at 11:31pm, the Clarksville Police Department responded to an Ambulance call on Aurora Drive.

Allen Fary, 23 years of age and a Fort Campbell soldier, was unresponsive and CPR was initiated. Mr. Fary was then transported by Montgomery County EMS to Gateway Medical Center where he died. This is an ongoing investigation.

There is no further information at this time.

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Fort Campbell Soldier dies in Afghanistan

 

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – A Fort Campbell Soldier died as a result of combat-related injuries in Afghanistan.

Sgt. Michael Christopher Cable, 26, of Philpot, KY, was a fire support specialist assigned to Headquarters, Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division. Fort Campbell, KY.

He joined the Army in August 2007 and arrived at Fort Campbell in December 2010.

Sgt. Michael Christopher Cable
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Fort Campbell Shooting Suspect Dies

 

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – A Fort Campbell Soldier who was apprehended early Saturday morning following a pursuit by Georgia State Police has died from wounds suffered during an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound sustained at the time of the incident.

Specialist Rico L. Rawls Jr., 22, was pronounced dead at approximately 2:00pm, Monday afternoon.

Rawls Jr. was wanted for questioning in connection with the death of his spouse, Jessica T. Rawls, who was discovered deceased from an apparent gunshot wound Friday evening by Military Police responding to an alleged domestic dispute in on-post housing. «Read the rest of this article»

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Commander delivers special meals to Forward Operating Bases, boosts morale

 

Written by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Matt Graham, Task Force Currahee Public Affairs and U.S. Army Sgt. Charles Crail, Task Force Blackhawk Public Affairs

The CurraheesFort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionPaktika Province, Afghanistan – Soldiers from Company B, “Baker Company”, 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, Task Force Red Currahee, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division recently received a pleasant surprise. They were treated to an impromptu lunch, July 18th, at Combat Outpost Sar Howza, Paktika Province, Afghanistan.

The special lunch consisted of grilled steak, mashed potatoes, fresh salad and fruits. The meal finished with cookies, cakes, pies and ice cream,– considered a treat at the remote outpost.

Soldiers from Company B, 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division deployed to Combat Outpost Sar Howza, Paktika Province, Afghanistan, are served lunch by U.S. Army Lt. Col. David Preston, 801st Brigade Support Battalion commander, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, Task Force Currahee, from Belchertown, MA, July 18th as a morale boost eight days after the loss of one of their own, Spc. Rafael Nieves. (Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. Charles Crail, Task Force Blackhawk Public Affairs)

Soldiers from Company B, 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division deployed to Combat Outpost Sar Howza, Paktika Province, Afghanistan, are served lunch by U.S. Army Lt. Col. David Preston, 801st Brigade Support Battalion commander, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, Task Force Currahee, from Belchertown, MA, July 18th as a morale boost eight days after the loss of one of their own, Spc. Rafael Nieves. (Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. Charles Crail, Task Force Blackhawk Public Affairs)

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Fort Campbell Soldier Dies after Collapsing during Physical Training

 

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – A 101st Airborne Division Soldier died April 18th, after he collapsed during physical training on Fort Campbell, KY.

Specialist James Lewis Smith, 29, of Conway, AR was a Water Treatment Specialist assigned to the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault).  He joined the Army in May 2005 and arrived at Fort Campbell in April 2011.  «Read the rest of this article»

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Fort Campbell Soldier dies due to illness

 

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionWings of DestinyFort Campbell, KY – A 101st Airborne Division Soldier died February 24th, after being medically evacuated from Kandahar, Afghanistan for treatment of a non-combat related illness.

The Soldier died, under hospice care, of metastatic liver cancer.

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Fort Campbell Soldier dies in Kuwait

 

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – A 101st Airborne Division Soldier died October 26th, in a non combat related incident in Ali Al Salem, Kuwait.

Sergeant First Class Phillip C. Tanner, 43, of Sheridan, WY, was a Motor Transportation Operator assigned to 541st Transportation Company, 106th Transportation Battalion, 101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). He joined the Army in Oct 1993 and arrived at Fort Campbell in March 2007.

Tanner was processing through Kuwait after leaving Afghanistan enroute to Fort Campbell at the time of his death. «Read the rest of this article»

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