Nation Digest: Army officials say sol...

Nation Digest: Army officials say soldier killed superior officer;...

There are 4 comments on the Austin American-Statesman story from Jun 30, 2012, titled Nation Digest: Army officials say soldier killed superior officer;.... In it, Austin American-Statesman reports that:

Military officials at Fort Bragg have confirmed that a soldier shot and killed his superior officer before shooting and wounding himself.

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Fomer Soldier

Fairburn, GA

#1 Jun 30, 2012
As a former soldier who recently ETS after serving 4 years honorably.I served with 3 different Battalion Commanders.Tisdale,by far was the most arrogant,selfish,chip on his shoulder dick by far.I was in that unit my last 14 mos in the Army.Trust me,a lot of soldiers wanted to take him out.I knew it was coming,I really feel bad for the shooter,he is the real victim in this case.
eilackey

United States

#12 Jun 30, 2012
Fomer Soldier wrote:
As a former soldier who recently ETS after serving 4 years honorably.I served with 3 different Battalion Commanders.Tisdale,by far was the most arrogant,selfish,chip on his shoulder dick by far.I was in that unit my last 14 mos in the Army.Trust me,a lot of soldiers wanted to take him out.I knew it was coming,I really feel bad for the shooter,he is the real victim in this case.
Wow, how sad. I on the other hand had the 2 best Battalion Commanders. LTC Bromberg (now a General) and LTC Ball(current rank unknown). They are very good people and it was an honor to serve under them--too bad not everyone can be like them.
Amelia Stanley

United States

#23 Jun 30, 2012
I just want to know if the shooter was a muslim and is the military hiding something like at Ft Hood....?
eilackey

United States

#24 Jun 30, 2012
Amelia Stanley wrote:
I just want to know if the shooter was a muslim and is the military hiding something like at Ft Hood....?
I seriously doubt it but what is a crime is the toolbox costing $2000. What the hell is it made of? Imagine how many mechanics does the Army have and do they all have $2000 toolboxes. The Army has a term for that but I forgot what it's called "waste,...and...

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