Soldier Killed

Sgt. 1st Class Michael A. Cathcart  (credit: U.S. Army)

Funeral Held In Michigan For Green Beret Killed In Combat

Sgt. 1st Class Michael A. Cathcart died of wounds received from small arms fire in Afghanistan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/26/2014

Robert J. Billings

Mich. Soldier Killed In Insurgent Attack In Afghanistan

A soldier from western Michigan who was looking forward to watching his four young children grow up has been killed in an insurgent attack in Afghanistan, authorities and his family said Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2012


28-Year-Old Marine From Detroit Dies In Afghan War

The Pentagon says a 28-year-old Marine from Detroit has been killed in combat in Afghanistan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2011

Osman, Ergin (staff sgt. killed in Afghanistan)

Local Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

Staff Sgt. Ergin V. Osman was on his second tour of duty in Afghanistan. He was killed in an insurgent attack that also claimed the lives of five of his comrades from Fort Campbell, Kentucky.


Michigan Soldier Killed In Iraq

Army Pfc. Robert Friese of Macomb County’s Chesterfield Township died Friday from injuries he sustained when insurgents attacked his unit in Iraq.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2011