Identity of soldier killed in H-1 motorcycle crash released by Army
By Brigette Namata and Web Staff
Published: January 27, 2017,
The name of the Schofield Barracks soldier who died from a motorcycle crash early Friday morning on the H-1 Freeway was released by the Army Saturday.
He was Spc. Patrick James Rodgers, 26, of Willis, Texas, assigned to 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division.
A wheeled vehicle mechanic, Rodgers enlisted in the Army in March 2010. He previously served in Oklahoma and South Carolina, and moved to Schofield Barracks in July 2014. Rodgers deployed once to Kuwait for 12 months in 2012. He was a recipient of two Army Achievement Medals, the Army Good Conduct Medal, and the National Defense Service Medal, among others.
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