Memorial service held for soldiers killed in Afghanistan
POSTED: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 2:24pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 5:41pm
Fort Bliss, TX (KTSM) — Benches were filled to the brim at a memorial service for five Fort Bliss soldiers killed in Afghanistan earlier this month was scheduled for Wednesday.
Specialists Kevin Cardoza, Thomas Murach and Brandon Prescott were among those killed,
along with First Lieutenant James Landrum and Staff Sergeant Francis Phillips IV.
All five were killed in Afghanistan in a roadside bomb attack May 4.
The memorial sevice for those five members will take place Wednesday at the First Armored Divison Chapel at 11272 Biggs Street in East Fort Bliss. The service will start at 1 p.m.