Cpl. John Dawson will be remembered during a Sunday wake and Monday funeral.
Spc. John Dawson of Whitinsville was killed in Afghanistan on April 8, the Department of Defense announced.
Peter Castillo, of Salem, is expected to be arraigned on first-degree murder charges Tuesday in the death of a 22-year-old U.S. Army veteran.
Ryan Pitts, who continued to fight after being wounded in one of Afghanistan’s bloodiest battles, the medal belongs to all of his fellow soldiers who fought and died that day.
The brothers had no idea that they were being scouted from the back of the room by their number one fan, their dad, U.S. Army Specialist Wayne Moore.
A local resident and his new charity group held a fund-raiser Sunday afternoon to help the country’s first female armed services member to suffer a double amputation in a war zone.
The U.S. is gradually withdrawing troops from Afghanistan, and that means some young men and women are coming home.
Friends and family are remembering a Wilmington soldier who was killed under mysterious circumstances.