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The Morning Call
Photographs in Michener Museum exhibit document times of social changenew draftees into the military in 1971, toward the end of the Vietnam War. He s
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
new draftees into the military in 1971, toward the end of the Vietnam War. He stayed with them through boot camp at Fort Jackson, S.C., and told their story in pictures. In one a young man, who can’t be older than 17 or 18, is seen crawling... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Memorial service pays tribute to fallen Ft. Jackson soldiersfor sure. Young men who made a commitment only weeks ago to join the United St
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
for sure. Young men who made a commitment only weeks ago to join the United States Army and leave their homes to come to Fort Jackson. But they were young. Private Timothy Ashcraft from Cincinnati, OH was 18. Private Ethan Shrader from the tiny... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Memorial service pays tribute to fallen Ft. Jackson soldiersfor sure. Young men who made a commitment only weeks ago to join the United St
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
for sure. Young men who made a commitment only weeks ago to join the United States Army and leave their homes to come to Fort Jackson. But they were young. Private Timothy Ashcraft from Cincinnati, OH was 18. Private Ethan Shrader from the tiny... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Fort Jackson Honors Two Fallen SoldiersColumbia, SC (WLTX) - Tears filled Fort Jackson as the community honored two so
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Tears filled Fort Jackson as the community honored two soldiers killed in an accident on base earlier this month. A memorial service was held for Private Timothy Ashcraft and Private Ethan Shrader. “They’re both heroes and we... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Army soldier, Middletown native remembered for overcoming obstaclescompleted basic training. “That talk made me so proud of my grandson,” he said
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
completed basic training. “That talk made me so proud of my grandson,” he said. Military officials called the incident at Fort Jackson a “tragic accident.” The Army said earlier this month it had started a thorough investigation. Fort Jackson is... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Army soldier, Middletown native remembered for overcoming obstaclesand junior high, died earlier this month after a military vehicle struck him wh
Dayton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
and junior high, died earlier this month after a military vehicle struck him while he was in formation at an Army base in Fort Jackson, S.C. Ashcraft was a 2017 graduate of Amelia High School, according to the West Clermont Local School District.... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Army soldier, Middletown native remembered for overcoming obstaclesand junior high, died earlier this month after a military vehicle struck him wh
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
and junior high, died earlier this month after a military vehicle struck him while he was in formation at an Army base in Fort Jackson, S.C. Ashcraft was a 2017 graduate of Amelia High School, according to the West Clermont Local School District.... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
4 victims released from hospital after platform explosionher dad’s voice coming out of a toy bear. (Credit: Twitter screen shot) The 5-
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
her dad’s voice coming out of a toy bear. (Credit: Twitter screen shot) The 5-year-old daughter of a soldier stationed at Fort Jackson Army installation in South Carolina has become an internet star, after a video was posted of her unguarded... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Daughter of SC soldier inspires tears with reaction to toy bear dressed like daddyCHARLOTTE, NC (Mark Price/The Charlotte Observer) - The 5-year-old daughter of
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
CHARLOTTE, NC (Mark Price/The Charlotte Observer) - The 5-year-old daughter of a soldier stationed at Fort Jackson Army installation in South Carolina has become an internet star, after a video was posted of her unguarded reaction to a custom-made... Read more
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FOX News
Texas soldier sends daughter custom teddy bear and her reaction is pricelessTexas, sent his daughter, Ellianna, a teddy bear dressed as a soldier for her b
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
Texas, sent his daughter, Ellianna, a teddy bear dressed as a soldier for her birthday to remember him while he was away in Fort Jackson, SC, for training, KSAT reported. The sister of Villegas’ wife, Vanessa, captured the moment Elianna opened up... Read more
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FOX News
Texas soldier sends daughter custom teddy bear and her reaction is pricelessTexas, sent his daughter, Ellianna, a teddy bear dressed as a soldier for her b
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
Texas, sent his daughter, Ellianna, a teddy bear dressed as a soldier for her birthday to remember him while he was away in Fort Jackson, SC, for training, KSAT reported. The sister of Villegas’ wife, Vanessa, captured the moment Elianna opened up... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Garza served in three wars, lifted himself out of povertybothered him,” Salazar said. “He knew it ruined his chances of advancing.” Gar
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
bothered him,” Salazar said. “He knew it ruined his chances of advancing.” Garza served in the Panama Canal Zone and at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, in the early 1960s, then received orders to go to Vietnam in 1967. “He was in charge of …... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
GoFundMe Page Claims aColumbia, SC (WLTX) - A memorial service for the two soldiers killed in a train
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - A memorial service for the two soldiers killed in a training accident at Fort Jackson will take place next Tuesday, October 17, at the main post chapel at 10 p.m. On October 6, a training accident went wrong at Fort Jackson,... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Dulany, Greenfield to develop deepwater industrial sitealso deeded 728 acres of tidal marshland to the State of Georgia, including 26
Savannah Morning News / Posted 9 days ago
also deeded 728 acres of tidal marshland to the State of Georgia, including 26 acres of upland property surrounding Old Fort Jackson that will provide a buffer for the historic nineteenth-century fort in perpetuity. SeaPoint’s plans also include... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
1 Fort Jackson soldier remains in serious condition after last week's vehicle accidentPalmetto Health Richland Hospital officials have given an update on the Fort Ja
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 10 days ago
Palmetto Health Richland Hospital officials have given an update on the Fort Jackson soldiers who were injured in a military vehicle accident last week. Pvt. Emmett Foreman remains in serious condition and Pvt. Hannah New is in fair condition. Three... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
1 Fort Jackson soldier remains in serious condition after last week's vehicle accidentPalmetto Health Richland Hospital officials have given an update on the Fort Ja
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 10 days ago
Palmetto Health Richland Hospital officials have given an update on the Fort Jackson soldiers who were injured in a military vehicle accident last week. Pvt. Emmett Foreman remains in serious condition and Pvt. Hannah New is in fair condition. Three... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
'No one wants to come to this department': Complaints still have not led to fixes at EMSCounty has a population at 407,000, not including colleges, state and federal g
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 10 days ago
County has a population at 407,000, not including colleges, state and federal governments, interstate traffic and Fort Jackson. In Richland, where the population is on the rise and calls for services are increasing, is the emergency... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama soldier injured in tragic accident remains in critical conditionAn Alabama soldier injured last week at Fort Jackson, South Carolina remains in
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
An Alabama soldier injured last week at Fort Jackson, South Carolina remains in critical condition, according to family members. Emmett Foreman was one of six soldiers injured in the Oct. 6 accident involving a military vehicle and a troop... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
'My baby brother grew to be a helluva man,' says brother of fallen soldierColumbia, SC (WLTX) - One soldier that was killed at an incident at Fort Jackso
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - One soldier that was killed at an incident at Fort Jackson last Friday is remembered as a "hero" by his brother. Ethan Shrader was one of the two killed after a "military-vehicle" accident at South Carolina's biggest training... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
'That's [expletive] to say,' Richland EMS workers criticize former admin as problems mountCounty has a population at 407,000, not including colleges, state and federal g
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 11 days ago
County has a population at 407,000, not including colleges, state and federal governments, interstate traffic and Fort Jackson. In Richland, where the population is on the rise and calls for services are increasing, is the emergency... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
'My baby brother grew to be a helluva man,' Says Brother of Fallen SoldierColumbia, SC (WLTX) - One soldier that was killed at an incident at Fort Jackso
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - One soldier that was killed at an incident at Fort Jackson last Friday is remembered as a "hero" by his brother. Ethan Shrader was one of the two killed after a "military-vehicle" accident at South Carolina's biggest training... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Mother of Fort Jackson Victim in Critical Condtion SpeaksEmmett Foreman is one of those fighting for his life after being left in critic
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
Emmett Foreman is one of those fighting for his life after being left in critical condition from last Friday's incident at Fort Jackson. His mom, Marina, says they've got a long road ahead but are holding onto faith to get him through. "He's on a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
2 soldiers remain in hospital after fatal wreck at Army postFORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials in South Carolina say two soldiers remain h
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
FORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials in South Carolina say two soldiers remain hospitalized after a military vehicle struck a formation of soldiers at a training base and killed two others. A spokeswoman for Palmetto Health in Columbia said in a news... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
2 soldiers remain in hospital after fatal wreck at Army postFORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials in South Carolina say two soldiers remain h
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 12 days ago
FORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials in South Carolina say two soldiers remain hospitalized after a military vehicle struck a formation of soldiers at a training base and killed two others. A spokeswoman for Palmetto Health in Columbia said in a news... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
2 soldiers remain in hospital after fatal wreck at Army postFORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials in South Carolina say two soldiers remain h
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
FORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials in South Carolina say two soldiers remain hospitalized after a military vehicle struck a formation of soldiers at a training base and killed two others. A spokeswoman for Palmetto Health in Columbia said in a news... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
2 soldiers remain in hospital after fatal wreck at Army postFORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials in South Carolina say two soldiers remain h
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
FORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials in South Carolina say two soldiers remain hospitalized after a military vehicle struck a formation of soldiers at a training base and killed two others. A spokeswoman for Palmetto Health in Columbia said in a news... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
2 soldiers remain in hospital after fatal wreck at Army postFORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials in South Carolina say two soldiers remain h
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
FORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials in South Carolina say two soldiers remain hospitalized after a military vehicle struck a formation of soldiers at a training base and killed two others. A spokeswoman for Palmetto Health in Columbia said in a news... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
2 soldiers remain in hospital after fatal wreck at Army post AP News | 10/09/17 03:10 PM FORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) -- Officials in South Ca
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 12 days ago
AP News | 10/09/17 03:10 PM FORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) -- Officials in South Carolina say two soldiers remain hospitalized after a military vehicle struck a formation of soldiers at a... Read more
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Al.com
This South Alabama man has spent 58 years on the jobthe day President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. He didn't
Al.com / Posted 12 days ago
the day President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. He didn't learn about it until he got off the bus at Fort Jackson, S.C., later that day. "I was still old enough to be scared," he said. "Being in the army one whole day, you... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
One victim in Ft. Jackson incident still listed in critical conditionWhile the U.S. Army continues to investigate how two trainees were killed and s
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
While the U.S. Army continues to investigate how two trainees were killed and six others were injured at Fort Jackson following what was called a "military vehicle incident," we're receiving news on how the injured trainees are doing. According to... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Brother: Soldier killed at Ft. Jackson was a 'helluva man'We're hearing for the first time from the brother of a Fort Jackson soldier kil
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
We're hearing for the first time from the brother of a Fort Jackson soldier killed in a military vehicle incident on post Friday. Dale Shrader, the older brother of 19-year-old Private Ethan Shrader from Prospect, TN, says his brother had always... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Officials identify 2 killed when hit by military vehicleFORT JACKSON, S.C. — Military officials have identified the two soldiers killed
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 days ago
FORT JACKSON, S.C. — Military officials have identified the two soldiers killed after a military vehicle struck them while they were in formation at an Army base in South Carolina. A statement from Fort Jackson on Saturday identified the dead as... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Brother describes soldier killed in Fort Jackson incident as heroWe're hearing for the first time from the brother of a Fort Jackson soldier kil
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 13 days ago
We're hearing for the first time from the brother of a Fort Jackson soldier killed in a military vehicle incident on post Friday. Dale Shrader, the older brother of 19-year-old Private Ethan Shrader from Prospect, TN, says his brother had always... Read more
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WALB Albany
Georgia soldier killed during ambush in Africaafter a military vehicle struck them while they were in formation at an Army ba
WALB Albany / Posted 13 days ago
after a military vehicle struck them while they were in formation at an Army base in South Carolina. A statement from Fort Jackson on Saturday identified the dead as Pvt. Ethan Shrader of Prospect, Tennessee, and Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft of... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Georgia soldier killed during ambush in Africaafter a military vehicle struck them while they were in formation at an Army ba
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 13 days ago
after a military vehicle struck them while they were in formation at an Army base in South Carolina. A statement from Fort Jackson on Saturday identified the dead as Pvt. Ethan Shrader of Prospect, Tennessee, and Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft of... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
'We are killing people' -- Current, former workers describe issues at Richland County EMSCounty has a population at 407,000, not including colleges, state and federal g
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 13 days ago
County has a population at 407,000, not including colleges, state and federal governments, interstate traffic and Fort Jackson. In Richland, where the population is on the rise and calls for services are increasing, is the emergency... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Soldier from Laurel injured in Army base accident that killed 2military vehicle struck them while they were in formation at an Army base in So
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
military vehicle struck them while they were in formation at an Army base in South Carolina, killing two. A statement from Fort Jackson on Saturday identified the dead as Pvt. Ethan Shrader of Prospect, Tenn., and Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft of... Read more
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NBC Washington
Army Soldier from Maryland Injured in 'Tragic Accident'after a military vehicle struck them while they were in formation at an Army ba
NBC Washington / Posted 13 days ago
after a military vehicle struck them while they were in formation at an Army base in South Carolina. A statement from Fort Jackson on Saturday identified the dead as Pvt. Ethan Shrader, of Prospect, Tennessee, and Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, of... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Army Identifies Two Soldiers Killed, 6 Who Were Injured at Ft. Jackson(WLTX) - The Army has identified the two soldiers who were killed and the six o
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
(WLTX) - The Army has identified the two soldiers who were killed and the six others who were injured during an accident on Fort Jackson Friday. The list was provided Saturday around midday. The Army identifies the two soldiers who died as the... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Army Identifies Two Soldiers Killed, 6 Who Were Injured at Ft. Jackson(WLTX) - The Army has identified the two soldiers who were killed and the six o
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
(WLTX) - The Army has identified the two soldiers who were killed and the six others who were injured during an accident on Fort Jackson Friday. The list was provided Saturday around midday. The Army identifies the two soldiers who died as the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Officials identify 2 killed when hit by military vehicleA statement from Fort Jackson on Saturday identified the dead as Pvt. Ethan Shr
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
A statement from Fort Jackson on Saturday identified the dead as Pvt. Ethan Shrader of Prospect, Tennessee, and Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft of Cincinnati, Ohio. The injured were identified as Pvt. Emmett Foreman from Daleville, Alabama; Pvt. Hannah New of... Read more
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ABC News
Soldiers from Ohio, Tennessee killed at Army training baseThe soldiers killed Friday at Fort Jackson have been identified as Pvt. Timothy
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
The soldiers killed Friday at Fort Jackson have been identified as Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, of Cincinnati, and Ethan Shrader, of Prospect, Tennessee. Six soldiers were hurt, two critically. All of the injured were taken to an off-base hospital in... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Athlete of the Week Emmanuel Christian Academywhile in formation. Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, was one of two soldiers who died in
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 days ago
while in formation. Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, was one of two soldiers who died in the incident that injured six others at Fort Jackson in South Carolina, according to the military. The other killed was identified as Pvt. Ethan Shrader of Prospect,... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Student of the Week Emmanuel Christian Academywhile in formation. Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, was one of two soldiers who died in
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 days ago
while in formation. Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, was one of two soldiers who died in the incident that injured six others at Fort Jackson in South Carolina, according to the military. The other killed was identified as Pvt. Ethan Shrader of Prospect,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Southwest Ohio soldier killed in Fort Jackson crashwhile in formation. Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, was one of two soldiers who died in
Dayton Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
while in formation. Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, was one of two soldiers who died in the incident that injured six others at Fort Jackson in South Carolina, according to the military. The other killed was identified as Pvt. Ethan Shrader of Prospect,... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Southwest Ohio soldier killed in Fort Jackson crashwhile in formation. Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, was one of two soldiers who died in
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 days ago
while in formation. Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, was one of two soldiers who died in the incident that injured six others at Fort Jackson in South Carolina, according to the military. The other killed was identified as Pvt. Ethan Shrader of Prospect,... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Southwest Ohio soldier killed in Fort Jackson crashwhile in formation. Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, was one of two soldiers who died in
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 14 days ago
while in formation. Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, was one of two soldiers who died in the incident that injured six others at Fort Jackson in South Carolina, according to the military. The other killed was identified as Pvt. Ethan Shrader of Prospect,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Soldier from Macon injured in accident at Ft. Jackson(WLTX) - The Army has identified the two soldiers who were killed and the six o
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 14 days ago
(WLTX) - The Army has identified the two soldiers who were killed and the six others who were injured during an accident on Fort Jackson Friday. The list was provided Saturday around midday. The Army identifies the two soldiers who died as the... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Officials identify 2 killed when hit by military vehicleFORT JACKSON, S.C.— Military officials have identified the two soldiers killed
Savannah Morning News / Posted 14 days ago
FORT JACKSON, S.C.— Military officials have identified the two soldiers killed after a military vehicle struck them while they were in formation at an Army base in South Carolina. A statement from Fort Jackson on Saturday identified the dead as Pvt.... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Soldiers from Ohio, Tennessee killed at Army training baseFORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials say Army privates from Ohio and Tennessee h
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 14 days ago
FORT JACKSON, S.C. (AP) - Officials say Army privates from Ohio and Tennessee have been killed after a military vehicle struck a formation of soldiers at a training base in South Carolina. The soldiers killed Friday at Fort Jackson have been... Read more
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