SOF Daily Update - 20 October, 2011
TROOPS HONORED FOR ACTIONS IN KABUL ATTACK
A number of National Guard personnel were decorated for their actions during the 13 September attack in Kabul.
NEW HUMVEE GOES FURTHER
A testbed Humvee uses 70% less gas than the current vehicles in the field.
MARINES PREPARE FOR DISASTERS
Combat Logistics Battalion 31 prepared for disaster relief operations.
FRENCH HOSTAGE DIES
An elderly French woman kidnapped by al-Shabab died.
NEW ENGLAND'S OWN ON PATROL
Marines from the 25th Marine Regiment carried out a patrol in Afghanistan.
INSURGENTS CAPTURED IN GHANZI
During operations in Ghanzi Province, Afghanistan, combined coalition-Afghan forces captured a number of insurgents.