Although all of our soldiers are precious to us Amanda was like a daughter to me and she will always be loved and remain in my thoughts, prayers, and in my heart. I will forever miss hearing Amanda calling me Old Man.
Amanda Pinson was an all-American girl who grew up to be a soldier. This is a series of posts about Amanda and her death defending the United States. By reading the comments you will discover how her life and death affected her family, friends, fellow soldiers and complete strangers.
Sgt. Amanda N. Pinson, U.S. Army, paid the ultimate sacrifice while proudly serving her country in Iraq on Thursday March 16, 2006. She died on base, in an indirect fire attack. I first wrote about this remarkable young woman on March 20, 2006, just four days after her death. Little did I then realize where […]
The National Security Agency has taken a most unusual step and decided to honor a serving soldier for her efforts. Sgt. Amanda Pinson was killed in Iraq, and my posting category details the circumstances and the loss. Via Dirk NSA On 30 May 2006, LTG Keith B. Alexander, USA, Director, National Security Agency/Chief, Central Security […]
Memories of Sgt. Amanda Pinson from her fellow soldiers