Soldier with Gillette Ties Killed in Iraq
Gillette, WY – Another soldier with ties to Wyoming has been killed in Iraq. Army Sergeant Kurt Schamberg was killed by a roadside bomb Thursday. Schamberg was from a town near Cleveland, Ohio, but his mother lives in Gillette. The 26-year-old Schamberg was on his second tour of duty in Iraq. Last month he was awarded the Purple Heart for injuries sustained while on patrol.