A Green Beret killed in action Tuesday in the southern province of Helmand, Afghanistan had ties to Wisconsin.
The Leader-Telegram reports:
“The Green Beret who was killed by an explosive in Afghanistan this week was raised in the Milwaukee area.
The Defense Department says Army Staff Sgt. Matthew Thompson died Tuesday in the southern province of Helmand. Thompson’s family lives in Brookfield where he graduated from high school in 2006.”
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