Remains of Hamilton soldier returned home from Iraq

The body of a Hamilton soldier who was killed in an attack in Iraq has returned home to the United States.The dignified transfer of the

HAMILTON - The body of a Hamilton soldier who was killed in an attack in Iraq has returned home to the United States.

The dignified transfer of the remains of 1st Lt. Omar Vazquez occurred early this morning at Dover Air Force Base. Vazquez, 25, died Friday when his convoy struck an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to a squadron out of Fort Hood, Texas.

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