Skip to comments.NC Special Forces soldier dies trying to save kids
Posted on 03/08/2012 6:37:44 AM PST by armymarinemom
HOPE MILLS, N.C. -- A Special Forces soldier who recently returned from Afghanistan and his two young daughters are dead after he tried to rescue them from their burning home near a North Carolina military post.
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office says 36-year-old Edward Cantrell and his daughters, 6-year-old Isabella and 4-year-old Natalia, all died in the fire early Tuesday near Fort Bragg.
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May they Rest In Peace and our prayers are with their loved ones. So sad.
So sad. May they all rest in peace with the Lord. Prayers will be said for this family.
Rest in peace noble one. =*(
Trooper Cantrell risked his life for his country, and he gave it for his children.
I can think of no more honorable way to live and die.
May we all recognize his sacrifice for innocents; others, as well as his own.
De Oppresso Liber!
Duty, HONOR, Country, This, we’ll Defend.
At Ease, Soldier, You are relieved.
Great picture of a true hero.