Matthew R. Hennigan

Tags: Army , Memorials , Nevada , OEF

NevadaSgt. Matthew R. Hennigan, 20, of Las Vegas, Nevada, died June 30, 2010, at Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered earlier in Tangi Valley, Afghanistan, when enemy forces attacked his unit with machine gun fire. Sgt. Hennigan was assigned to 173rd Special Troops Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Bamberg, Germany.