Dover Air Force Base

Army soldiers carry the flag-draped transfer case containing the remains of U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene during a dignified transfer, as U.S. Army Secretary John McHugh holds his hand over his heart, at Dover Air Force Base on August 7, 2014 in Dover, Del. (credit: Getty Images)

Body Of General From Albany Area Killed In Afghanistan Arrives In Dover

White-gloved soldiers solemnly carried a flag-draped metal case with Greene’s remains to a waiting mortuary vehicle as Army officials and other dignitaries saluted.


Staff Sgt. Eric Christian (credit: Christian family)

Gov. Cuomo Orders Flags At Half-Staff In Honor Of Fallen NY Marine

Staff Sgt. Eric Christian of Warwick and another Marine were killed Saturday while conducting combat operations in the Farah province of Afghanistan, the Department of Defense said.