Photo Credit: Pfc. Sharla Perrin, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division Public Affairs
A memorial service was held Feb. 13 on Forward Operating Base Marez in Mosul, Iraq for four Soldiers and an interpreter that were killed when a suicide vehicle-borne improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle Feb. 9. Among the fallen was Lt. Col. Gary Lt. Col. Derby, the commanding officer of 3rd Bn., 8th Cav. Reg., 3rd Heavy Bde. Combat Team, 1st Cav. Div.