Shannon Kent, Navy hero, killed in Syria suicide bomb

The 35-year-old chief cryptologic technician, Shannon M. Kent, was killed on Jan. 16 in a suicide bomb blast in the Syrian city of Manbij.

The Poughkeepsie Journal reports that local residents paid tribute to Irish American Kent’s kindness and compassion on social media, some of whom knew her from Stissing Mountain High School, where she graduated in 2001.

Dutchess County Legislature Chairman Gregg Pulver said he knew Kent from a young age.

"I am not surprised she...
source: Irish Central

2019-02-11 12:16
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