SrA Mark Forester


SOF Support
Mar 28, 2009
Another sad day for AFSOC...

9/30/2010 - HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. -- An Air Force Special Operations Command combat controller died Sept. 29 while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Senior Airman Mark A. Forester, 29, of Tuscaloosa, Ala., was killed while conducting combat operations with his Special Forces team in Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan.

He was assigned to the 21st Special Tactics Squadron, Pope Air Force Base, N.C.

"Mark believed with all his heart in serving his God, his country and his family," said Maj. Edmund Loughran, 21 STS acting commander. "The unit mourns his loss, but we could not be more proud of his devotion to defending what he believed in most."

The 21st STS will hold a memorial service honoring Airman Forester next week, the date and time has not yet been determined.

For more information, contact the Air Force Special Operations Command public affairs office at (850) 884-5515.

God Speed Air Commando
guys are getting hit hard always come in two and threes...RIP bro...