At a Remote, Dangerous Base in Afghanistan, a Soldier From Mesquite Was Killed Monday
|Sgt. 1st Class Raymond J. Munden|
News of Munden's death comes just days after Cpl. Peter J. Courcy of Frisco was killed in Afghanistan; indeed, Courcy's body arrived at Addison Airport only yesterday, and he was buried today at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Both soldiers served with the 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team based out of Fort Campbell, Kentucky. Munden, a Bronze Star Medal recipient and highly decorated soldier, leaves behind a wife, two daughters and two sons, all of whom live in New York. According to the Army, his mother, Billie Clark, still lives in Mesquite.