Comments for: Fallen Hartland soldier’s father, a fellow warrior, grieves for his son

Posted July 20, 2011, at 9:07 p.m.
Last modified July 21, 2011, at 1:55 p.m.

HARTLAND | Pfc. Tyler Springmann was exactly where he wanted to be when he died Sunday in Afghanistan: leading a dangerous patrol and following in the footsteps of his father. Army Staff Sgt. Robert Springmann said his 19-year-old son always wanted to take “the point” of any patrol, mostly …

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