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Funeral for U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Harold Greene
« on: August 14, 2014, 08:41:08 PM »
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Funeral for U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Harold Greene

By M. SCOTT MAHASKEY | 08/14/2014
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Harold Greene was buried Aug. 14 in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, outside Washington, D.C. Maj. Gen. Greene, who was gunned down Aug. 5 while visiting an Afghan military academy, was the highest-ranking Army officer to be killed in combat since the Vietnam War.


Army 1st Lt. Matthew Greene pays tribute to his father, Maj. Gen. Harold Greene, who was buried Aug. 14 in Arlington's Section 60.


Army 1st Lt. Matthew Greene comforts his mother, Dr. Susan Myers, as they prepare to bury Maj. Gen. Harold Greene at Arlington National Cemetery.


Army 1st Lt. Matthew Greene kisses the hands of his mother and sister during the gravesite ceremony for his father, Maj. Gen. Harold Greene, at Arlington National Cemetery.





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Re: Funeral for U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Harold Greene
« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2014, 01:59:39 AM »
You know it can happen. Every time you head out into a hot zone, you are gambling with the devil. Doesn't make it any easier to take, especially for the families.

Rest in Peace, Sir. You did good.
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