Memorial rescheduled for Bamberg-based soldier
BAMBERG, Germany — A memorial service has been rescheduled for Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the base chapel in Bamberg, Germany, for Pfc. Alberto L. Obod Jr., who died in a vehicle accident in Afghanistan, according to the 16th Sustainment Brigade Public Affairs office.
Obod, 26, of Orlando, Fla., died Aug. 28 of injuries sustained in a vehicle roll-over in Kandahar province, Afghanistan.
He was assigned to the 240th Quartermaster Supply Company, 391st Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 16th Sustainment Brigade, 21st Theater Sustainment Command.
A memorial service was originally scheduled for Sept. 7, but was postponed to accommodate relatives, unit officials said.