History
Minnesota National Guard
Minnesota National Guard MEDIA ADVISORY

For Immediate Release December 8, 2006

Funeral Services Announced for Minnesota National Guard Soldier Killed In Iraq

The funeral details for Sgt. Bryan T. McDonough, Age 22, of Maplewood have been announced. Sgt. McDonough died in Fallujah, Iraq on December 2nd when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle. He was assigned to B Company, 2nd Combined Arms Battalion, 136th Infantry in Crookston, Minnesota. McDonough has been promoted posthumously from the rank of Specialist to Sergeant.

Wake (Open to Media)
3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 11
Mueller-Bies Funeral Home
2130 Dale ST N
Roseville, MN 55113

Funeral (Closed to the Media)
10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 12
Cathedral of St. Paul
239 Selby AVE
St. Paul, MN 55102

At the request of the family, no media are invited to the funeral

Interment (Open to Media)
12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 12
Ft. Snelling National Cemetery
7601 34th AVE S
Minneapolis, MN 55450

Donations:

The McDonough Family
c/o Minnesota National Guard
3300 W 98th ST
Bloomington, MN 55431

Cards and flowers:

Mueller-Bies Funeral Home
c/o: McDonough Family
2130 N. Dale St.
Roseville, MN 55113



FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

Lt. Col. Kevin Olson, 651-268-8949 (Office), 651-775-4392 (Cell)






For the latest press releases, with related links, go to http://www.MinnesotaNationalGuard.org/press_room/ma_overview.php

-30 -




Sgt. McDonough announcement
Biography
High Resolution Photos
Final Arrangements
Obituary and Guest Book
Our Fallen Troops



Articles archive

In The News archive

Media Advisory archive

Latest News

Brothers in aviation deploy together

Posted: 2014-07-22  08:16 AM
Minnesota National Guard FORT HOOD, Texas - Joshua is the quietest of the three Tidei brothers. He is the only one to sport a mustache. When he speaks, jargon about aircraft maintenance flows out effortlessly. As an aircraft maintainer with the 2nd Battalion, 147th Assault Helicopter Battalion, he makes sure the UH-60 Black Hawks he maintains are working properly. He takes the job seriously. It could be his brother Jonathon, a UH-60 Black Hawk pilot, flying the helicopter next.

Chief Warrant Officer 2 Jonathon J. Tidei, Spc. Caleb P. Tidei and Spc. Joshua P. Tidei are deploying to Kuwait together.



The Importance of the American - Norwegian Reciprocal Troop Exchange

Posted: 2014-07-17  09:49 AM
Minnesota National Guard CAMP RIPLEY, Minn.- "It's important to know the people we are going to serve with overseas before we get there," said Col Scott St. Sauver, Camp Ripley Post Commander.

Since its conception in world affairs, the United States of American has relied on the cooperation and partnerships of its allies during times of peace and war. These partnerships have ensured the progress of our national economic interests, advanced our medical and scientific research and strengthened the security of our military at home as well as overseas.

We have a lot to learn from each other and it starts right here, with the young members of these two military organizations.



Minnesota National Guard puts forth an All Star Effort

Posted: 2014-07-15  10:31 AM
Minnesota National Guard For the Minnesota National Guard, support of Major League Baseball's All Star Week was evident under the spotlight as well as behind the scenes.

Leading up to the All Star Game - which took place in Minnesota for the first time in nearly 30 years - Minnesota National Guard leaders were invited to take part in Fox Sports North's All Star Game programming, "All Star Live," to showcase the capabilities of National Guard units across the state during a daily "All Star Salute" segment. The Minnesota National Guard Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. Richard Nash, was the first to appear in-studio to introduce FSN's audience to "the things we do here in Minnesota, each and every day."



Article archive
 
top