An Amarillo Soldier Was Killed In Combat In Afghanistan
An Amarillo Soldier was killed in combat in Afghanistan, leaving behind a wife and daughter.
Genaro Bedoy, 20, of Amarillo and a graduate of River Road High School was killed while serving in Afghanistan.
Bedoy was married less than a year ago and leaves behind his wife and 7 month old daughter.
According to ConnectAmarillo.com “He was a U.S. Army soldier, part of the Charlie Troop, 1st Squadron, 1st-14th Cavalry, 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, Stryker Brigade Combat Team.
ConnectAmarillo.com also reports “The Department of Defense announced on Wednesday that Bedoy died on Sept. 16 in Zabul province Afghanistan. The DOD said he suffered injuries along with three others when their position was attacked with small arms fire.