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Growing up on a Jersey dairy cattle farm in east Mesa where her father has worked for nearly a quarter-century, the violent Kunar Province of Afghanistan seemed an unlikely place for a mother of a young daughter to be.
The town of Gilbert will host a hero’s welcome at 6 p.m., Jan. 12 at Town Hall, 50 E. Civic Center Drive, for Army Capt. Edward Miller, who recently returned from a deployment to Joint Base Balad in Iraq, where he served as platoon leader/operations and training officer. This “Operation Welcome Home” event is open to the public and will be televised on local Cox Channel 11 and streamed online at www.gilbertaz.gov.
A Phoenix soldier was killed on Christmas Eve in Afghanistan when enemy rocket fire hit his combat outpost.
Gilbert will gather to show appreciation and gratitude for two returning patriots during the next Operation Welcome Home ceremony at 6 p.m. Thursday.
Soft-spoken and a man of few words. Sharp and thoughtful. That’s how friends and family remembered fallen Chandler soldier Sgt. Caleb Christopher at a packed memorial service Tuesday in Gilbert.
Matching star tattoos remind one Chandler family of their brother and son who died in Iraq nearly 10 months ago.
The uncle of a Mesa soldier killed in Afghanistan this week described his nephew as someone who loved his family and worried more about others than himself when he decided to join the Army.
Kelsey Hamilton’s mother and a school administrator turned up at the girl’s fourth-grade class Monday. Someone wanted to see her.