Speak Up: Dover Air Force Base receives fallen soldiers


The remains of service members reportedly killed in a helicopter crash over the eastern Mediterranean Sea during training Nov. 10 have been brought home. About 12:30 a.m. Nov. 14, Dover Air Force Base Mortuary Affairs Operations conducted a dignified transfer of the remains back to U.S. soil.

  • Thank you for your service and ultimate sacrifice — fly high, heroes. — Gail Prediger Sexton
  • Thank you all for your service. Prayers and condolences for their families. — Sandy Hawley Meiring
  • Prayers. — Deborah Hilton Herrmann
  • A terrible tragedy. God bless these military personnel and their families. Many thanks to our military at Dover for handling these soldiers with dignity and grace. Very special at what they perform. — Mark Joseph
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