EOD soldier from Ohio recognized as considered one of two servicemembers killed in Afghanistan
One in all two American servicemembers killed in Afghanistan on Friday has been recognized by information media as Military Spc. Joseph Collette.
In keeping with 10TV, Collette’s household confirmed on Saturday that Collette served as an explosive ordnance disposal specialist and was was connected to a Particular Forces unit in Afghanistan.
“For these of you who don’t know, Joey was killed in motion final night time whereas serving our nation,” Collette’s spouse, Caela wrote on her Fb web page. “I’ve no phrases however so many phrases on the similar time. He was my greatest good friend and I’m so misplaced with out him proper now.”
Caela Collette expressed her due to associates, household, and her navy household for reaching out to her.
The 10television information web site mentioned Collette’s physique is anticipated to reach at Dover Air Drive Base, Del., on Saturday and can be transferred to Lancaster, Ohio on Sunday to the Frank Smith Funeral Residence.