Massachusetts National Guard
A 26-year-old Massachusetts Army National Guard soldier from Rhode Island who was fatally injured in Afghanistan is being remembered as a loving father and dedicated soldier.
A soldier from Rhode Island died this week from injuries he received while serving in Afghanistan.
More than 200 members of the Massachusetts National Guard were the guests of honor at a send-off ceremony in Reading Tuesday morning.
Members of the Massachusetts National Guard will be heading to Haiti to help continue the rebuilding effort after last year’s devastating earthquake.
Family and friends of a Marshfield soldier say she is recovering after being injured by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan.