Gov. Honors Service of Fallen JBER Soldier
August 9, 2012, Juneau, Alaska – Governor Sean Parnell offered his condolences to the family and friends of Specialist Ethan J. Martin. Specialist Martin, of Lewiston, Idaho, died Tuesday when his unit was attacked by small arms fire in Khowst Province, Afghanistan.
“Specialist Martin’s selfless patriotism, dedication to duty, and tremendous courage will never be forgotten,” Governor Parnell said. “Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends and loved ones during this difficult time.”
Specialist Martin was assigned to C Troop, 1st Squadron, 40th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska.