Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Fallen airmen identified

An officer assigned to Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., was among six airmen who died Monday of wounds when their patrol was attacked by a suicide bomber on a motorcycle near Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan. Maj. Adrianna M. Vorderbruggen, 36, of Plymouth, Minn., was assigned to the Air Force Office of Special Investigations, 9th Field Investigations Squadron at Eglin. The other dead airmen were identified as Staff Sgt. Michael A. Cinco, Staff Sgt. Peter W. Taub, Staff Sgt. Chester J. McBride, Technical Sgt. Joseph G. Lemm, and Staff Sgt. Louis M. Bonacasa. (Source: DoD, 12/22/15)