Arkansas Flags to fly at half-staff Wednesday, November 21st in honor of US Army Sergeant Joseph Richardson.
According to the Department of Defense:
Sgt. Joseph Richardson died November 16th in Paktika province, Afghanistan from injuries suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device and small arms fire. Richardson was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas.