Army Sergeant from Plainwell dies from injuries suffered in Afghanistan

9:09 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Army Sergeant from Plainwell dies from injuries suffered in Afghanistan

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Sgt. Mark Schoonhoven was died Sunday at an army hospital in Texas. He was 38 years old.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PLAINWELL, MI - A U.S. Army sergeant from Plainwell died Sunday from injuries he suffered last month when his unit was attacked in Kabul, Afghanistan, the Department of Defense has confirmed. Sgt. Mark H. Schoonhoven, 38, was wounded Dec. 15 when his unit was attacked by enemy forces armed with an improvised explosive device, according to a news release issued Wednesday.