Support our mission
 

¶ An Aug. 1 story should have said a memorial service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8, at Ledward Barracks in Schweinfurt, Germany. The service will honor Maj. Thomas G. Bostick Jr. and Staff Sgt. William R. Fritsche, who were killed in Afghanistan. Also, the story should have said Bostick’s younger daughter is Ashlie, 13.

¶ An Aug. 1 story on augmentees in war zones contained incorrect attribution. The quote regarding Air Force plans to reduce the number of airmen serving in in-lieu-of posts over the next year should have been attributed to Brig. Gen. Marke Gibson, deputy chief of staff for operations at Air Force Headquarters.

¶ An Aug. 1 story about Iraqi security forces in Mosul should have said Iraqi Army Lt. Col. Abdulkhaliq Hamed’s area of responsibility was misidentified. His outpost is in western Mosul.

Migrated

stars and stripes videos

around the web

Sign Up for Daily Headlines

Sign-up to receive a daily email of today’s top military news stories from Stars and Stripes and top news outlets from around the world.

Sign up