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Mormon soldier dies in helicopter crash in Germany – LDS Church News

A member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Gary Marc Farwell, died in a helicopter crash during a routine training mission in Germany.

Farwell, 39, who enlisted at age 26, was a decorated combat veteran and chief warrant officer in the U.S. Army. He had been serving since 1996, and during his 14 years of service, he had completed two tours in Iraq and two tours in Afghanistan flying UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters.

Read the full story via MormonTimes.com.