29 Apr '14, 9pm

The last moments of Jennifer Moreno, an Army nurse killed in Afghanistan: In her last moments of life, A... #army

TACOMA, WASH. — In her last moments of life, Army nurse Capt. Jennifer Moreno heard two orders. One was a call to help a wounded soldier struck by a blast in a booby-trapped killing field at an Afghanistan bomb-making compound. The other was a command to stay put lest she strike another mine in the bomb belt. The nurse from Madigan Army Medical Center chose to help the wounded soldier, and gave her life trying. In the words of her commander, Moreno ran "into hell" to rescue a comrade on the night she was killed. Newly released narratives of the Oct. 5 battle reveal the kind of hell Moreno and dozens of Army special operators found while trying to disrupt a plot to kill civilians in the city of Kandahar. A total of 12 bombs exploded that night — a chain reaction that took the lives of four U.S. soldiers and wounded at least 25. The fifth bomb killed Moreno, 25, of San Diego...

Full article: http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140429/NEWS/304290068

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