Images: Soldiers honor fallen comrade in Afghanistan [Image 6 of 6]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Justin Weaver
A bugler plays taps as U.S. Soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, pay their final respects to Pfc. Matthew E. Wildes, 18, of Hammond, La., during a memorial service, Aug. 30, at Combat Outpost Terminator. PFC Wildes died August 27 when enemy forces attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device. Wildes joined the Army in 2008 and deployed to Afghanistan, May 24.
Date Posted:08.31.2009 09:47
Location:COMBAT OUTPOST TERMINATOR, AF