August 10, 2015

U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse on the death of Master Sergeant Andrew McKenna

Newport, RI – U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse has released the following statement on the death‎ of Master Sergeant Andrew McKenna in Afghanistan:

“We grieve for Master Sergeant Andrew McKenna, his family, and all those who loved him.  This is a true loss for Rhode Island and our nation.  He made the ultimate sacrifice for our country and will be remembered forever as a hero and a patriot.  As we honor his life and selfless service, let us also reflect on the commitment and courage that the men and women in uniform make on our behalf every day.  My thoughts and prayers are with all those whom Master Sergeant McKenna touched throughout his life.”

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