Funeral Services Set For Young Oklahoma Soldier Killed In Afghanistan


Monday, September 24th 2012, 9:44 pm
By: News On 6


Funeral services for a young Oklahoma soldier, killed in Afghanistan, will be held Friday.

Jon Townsend, 19, was killed in a recent ambush attack carried out by Afghan soldiers, who turned on U.S. Soldiers.

The family said his funeral service will be held Friday at the First Baptist Church in Claremore.

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