Skip to comments.Soldiers' Christmas Ultimate Sacrifice John Roco-Oahu Hawaii: Schofield & Fort Lewis, Afghanistan
Posted on 12/13/2011 8:30:13 PM PST by John Roco
Spc. Ronald H. Wildrick Jr. and Sgt. Christopher L. Muniz of Schofield Barracks Oahu Hawaii died in Afghanistan on Dec. 11, 2012 from improvided exposive devise (IED). Their names were released by the Pentagon on December 13, 2012, the same day four soldiers flying in two OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopters, died at Fort Lewis in Tacoma Washington. John Roco eulogizes their Christmas time ultimate sacrifice, remembering their families and all who have given for the sake of us all in making it safe for all of us of these United States of America
Forever grateful to them and their family's for the ultimate sacrifice.
These young men gave everything; there is no greater love than he who would lay down his life for his fellow man.
Cut off in the prime of life- what could have been is now a hole in the heart of their loved ones, and a poignant hope for the faithful.
God rest their souls, God Bless their friends and families in these coming tough holidays.
Thank you for the heartfelt eulogy. We must remember the sacrifices of so many families, and vow to do all we can to keep our country free so their sacrifice will not be in vain.
My dad was stationed at Schofield in WWll; my son worked there as a UXO tech.
Your island is a beauriful place.
Salute to these brave men.
Thank you for the post so we too can honor them.