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STATE CAPTAINS

NORTH TEXAS REGION

EAST TEXAS REGION

CENTRAL TEXAS REGION

SOUTH EAST TEXAS REGION

State Captain
Steve Conger
stevewconger@gmail.com
txsc@patriotguard.org

Assistant State Captain
Tim Kenslow
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Deputy State Captain
Brian Liberty
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http://www.northtxpgr.org
Deputy State Captain
Mike Eubank
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http://www.etpgr.com
Deputy State Captain
Holly Melendez
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http://www.centexpgr.org
Deputy State Captain
Bobby Stroka
bstroka@sbcglobal.net

GOLDEN TRIANGLE REGION

SOUTH TEXAS REGION

RIO GRAND REGION

SAN ANTONIO REGION

AUSTIN TEXAS REGION

Deputy State Captain
Sandra Womack
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Deputy State Captain
Butch Cone
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http://www.pgrstx.com
Deputy State Captain
David Trevino
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Deputy State Captain
Bob Johnson
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http://www.sapgr.org
Deputy State Captain
Mark Wells
atxpgr@gmail.com

WEST TEXAS REGION

PANHANDLE REGION

FUTURE GROWTH

FUTURE GROWTH

FUTURE GROWTH

Deputy State Captain
Teresa Galloway
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Deputy State Captain
Michael Decker
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Patriots Killed In Action In 2019

DOD Identifies Army Casualties
September 17, 2019

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

Sgt. 1st Class Jeremy W. Griffin, 40, from Greenbrier, Tennessee, was killed in action Sept. 16, 2019, by small arms fire when his unit was engaged in combat operations in Wardak Province, Afghanistan. The incident is under investigation.

Griffin was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

For more information regarding Sgt. 1st Class Jeremy W. Griffin, media may contact Lt. Col. Loren Bymer, U.S. Army Special Operations Command Public Affairs, at 910-432-3383 or loren.bymer@socom.mil.

DOD Identifies Army Casualties
September 6, 2019

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

Sgt. 1st Class Elis A. Barreto Ortiz, 34, from Morovis, Puerto Rico, was killed in action Sept. 5, 2019, when a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle in Kabul, Afghanistan. The incident is under investigation.

Ortiz was assigned to the 82nd Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

For more information regarding Sgt. 1st Class Barreto Ortiz, media may contact Lt. Col. Mike Burns, public affairs officer, 82nd Airborne Division, at 931-472-4770 or michael.j.burns34.mil@mail.mil.
DOD Identifies Army Casualties
August 31, 2019

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

Sgt. 1st Class Dustin B. Ard, 31, from Hyde Park, Utah, died Aug. 29, 2019, as a result of wounds sustained while engaged in combat operations in Zabul Province, Afghanistan. The incident is under investigation.

Ard was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

For more information regarding Sgt. 1st Class Ard, media may contact Lt. Col. Loren Bymer, Public Affairs Chief, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, at 910-432-3383 or loren.bymer@socom.mil.
DOD Identifies Army Casualties
Aug. 22, 2019

The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

Both soldiers died August 21, 2019 in Faryab Province, Afghanistan, as a result of wounds sustained from small arms fire while engaged in combat operations. The incident is under investigation.

The deceased are:

Master Sgt.* Luis F. DeLeon-Figueroa, 31, of Chicopee, Massachusetts.

Master Sgt.* Jose J. Gonzalez, 35, of La Puente, California.

Both soldiers were assigned to 1st Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.

For more information regarding Master Sgt. DeLeon-Figueroa and Master Sgt. Gonzalez, media may contact Lt. Col. Loren Bymer, Public Affairs Chief, US Army Special Operations Command, at 910-432-3383 or loren.bymer@socom.mil.

* indicates posthumous promotion

DOD Identifies Army Casualty
Aug. 19, 2019

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve.

Specialist Clayton James Horne, 23, of Atlanta, Louisiana died August 17, 2019 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, as a result of wounds sustained by a noncombat related incident. The incident is currently under investigation.

Horne was assigned to the 351st Military Police Company, 160th Military Police Battalion, Ocala, Florida.

For more information regarding Spc. Clayton Horne, media may contact MAJ Valerie Palacios, valerie.m.palacios.mil@mail.mil, 210-273-6114 or MSG Andy Yoshimura, andy.n.yoshimura.mil@mail.mil, 630-738-4170.

DOD Identifies Marine Casualty
Aug. 11, 2019


The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve.

Gunnery Sergeant Scott A. Koppenhafer, 35, of Mancos, Colorado, died August 10, 2019, after being engaged by enemy small arms fire while conducting combat operations. This incident is under investigation.

Koppenhafer was assigned to the 2nd Marine Raider Battalion, Marine Forces Special Operations Command, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.

For more information regarding Gunnery Sergeant Scott A. Koppenhafer, media may contact Maj. Kristin Tortorici, MARSOC Communication Strategy and Operations Officer, at kristin.tortorici@socom.mil.

IMMEDIATE RELEASE

No. NR-199-19
July 30, 2019


DOD Identifies Army Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

Both soldiers died July 29, 2019, in Tarin Kowt, Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan, as a result of wounds sustained in a combat related incident. The incident is under investigation.

The deceased are:
Pfc. Brandon Jay Kreischer, 20, of Stryker, Ohio.
Spc. Michael Isaiah Nance, 24, of Chicago, Illinois.

Both soldiers were assigned to 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

For more information regarding Pfc. Brandon Jay Kreischer and Spc. Michael Isaiah Nance, media may contact Lt. Col. Mike Burns, Public Affairs Officer, 82nd Airborne Division, at (910) 432-6189 or michael.j.burns34.mil@mail.mil.


IMMEDIATE RELEASE

No. NR-191-19
July 20, 2019


DOD Identifies Army Casualty

 

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve.

Sgt. William Edward Friese, 30, from Rockport, West Virginia, died July 18, 2019 in Camp Buehring, Kuwait, from a non-combat related incident. The incident is under investigation.

Friese was assigned to 821st Engineer Company, 1092nd, Engineer Battalion, 111th Engineer Brigade, Summersville, West Virginia.  

For more information regarding Sgt. Willliam Edward Friese, members of the media may contact Maj. Holli Nelson, State Public Affairs Officer, West Virginia National Guard at 304-389-8184 or by email at holli.r.nelson.mil@mail.mil.


IMMEDIATE RELEASE

No. NR-181-19
July 14, 2019


DOD Identifies Army Casualty

 

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

Sgt. Maj. James G. Sartor, 40, of Teague, Texas, died July 13, 2019, in Faryab Province, Afghanistan, as a result of injuries sustained from enemy small arms fire during combat operations. This incident is under investigation.

Sartor was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Carson, Colorado.

For more information regarding Sgt. Maj. James G. Sartor, media may contact Lt. Col. Loren Bymer, U.S. Army Special Operations Command Public Affairs at (910) 432-3383 or loren.bymer@socom.mil.



IMMEDIATE RELEASE

No. NR-082-19
April 9, 2019


DOD Identifies Marine Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the death of three Marines who were supporting Operation Resolute Support.

The following Marines died April 8 while conducting combat operations in Parwan province, Afghanistan.

Cpl. Robert A. Hendriks, 25, of Locust Valley, New York.

Sgt. Benjamin S. Hines, 31, of York, Pennsylvania.

Staff Sgt. Christopher K.A. Slutman, 43, of Newark, Delaware.

These Marines were assigned to 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Marine Forces Reserve.

For additional background information on these Marines, news media representatives may contact the Marine Forces Reserve Communication Strategy office at (504) 697-9312 or roger.hollenbeck@usmc.mil.

 

IMMEDIATE RELEASE

No. NR-061-19
March 23, 2019


DOD Identifies Army Casualties

 The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

Both soldiers died March 22, 2019, in Kunduz Province, Afghanistan, as a result of wounds sustained while engaged in combat operations. The incident is under investigation.

The deceased are:

Spc. Joseph P. Collette, 29, of Lancaster, Ohio. Collette was assigned to the 242nd Ordnance Battalion, 71st Explosive Ordnance Disposal Group, Fort Carson, Colorado.

Sgt. 1st Class Will D. Lindsay, 33, of Cortez, Colorado. Lindsay was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Carson, Colorado.

For more information regarding Spc. Joseph P. Collette media may contact the Fort Carson Public Affairs Office at 719-526-7525.  After hours, contact the 24-hour Fort Carson Operations Center at 719-526-5500 and ask for the on-call public affairs officer.

For more information regarding Sgt. 1st Class Will D. Lindsay media may contact Lt. Col. Loren Bymer, public affairs chief, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, at 910-432-3383 or loren.bymer@socom.mil

 

IMMEDIATE RELEASE

No. NR-044-19
March 7, 2019

DOD Identifies Army Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Inherent Resolve.

Both soldiers died March 5, 2019, as a result of a non-combat related incident. The incident is under investigation. The soldiers are:

Sgt. Holli R. Bolinski, 37, of Pinckneyville, Illinois.

Spc. Jackson D. Johnson, 20, of Hillsboro, Missouri.

Both soldiers were assigned to 657th Transportation Company, 419th Transportation Battalion, 103d Sustainment Command, Mount Vernon, Illinois.

For more information regarding Sgt. Holli Bolinksi and Spc. Jackson Johnson, media may contact Maj. Andy Thaggard, 184th Sustainment Command, Kuwait; cell: 011-965-9899-6508, andy.thaggard.mil@mail.mil, or Facebook Messenger.



IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DOD Identifies Army Casualty

No. NR-013-19
January. 18, 2019

 The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel.
 
Sgt. Cameron A. Meddock, 26, of Spearman, Texas, died Jan. 17, 2019, in Landstuhl, Germany, as a result of injuries sustained from small arms fire during combat operations on Jan. 13, 2019, in Jawand District, Badghis Province, Afghanistan.
 
Meddock was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.
 
For more information regarding Sgt. Cameron A. Meddock, media may contact Lt. Col. Loren Bymer, U.S. Army Special Operations Command Public Affairs at 910-432-3383 or loren.bymer@socom.mil.



IMMEDIATE RELEASE

No. NR-113-19
May 7, 2019


 

DOD Identifies Army Casualty

 

  The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

  Spc. Miguel L. Holmes, 22, from Hinesville, Georgia, died May 6, 2019, in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained from a non-combat incident. The incident is   under investigation.

 Holmes was assigned to 1st Battalion, 118th Field Artillery Regiment, 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Savannah, Georgia.

 For more information regarding Spc. Miguel L. Holmes, media may contact Lt. Col. Jeffrey T. Freeman, Georgia Army National Guard Public Affairs Office, at 404-323-9045              or at jeffrey.t.freeman.mil@mail.mil.