Banshee Troop gets warm welcome on visit to Theinert’s hometown

05/20/2011 10:09 AM |

Members of Banshee Troop, 1st Squadron, 71st Calvary Battalion of the 1st Brigade, 10th Mountain Division arrived on Shelter Island Thursday for a weekend visit. The troop served with Shelter Island’s Lt. Joseph Theinert who was killed in combat on June 4, 2010.

A flag was raised over the entrance from the South Ferry on Shelter Island Thursday in anticipation of the Banshee Troop arrival.

CARRIE ANN SALVI PHOTO | A flag was raised over the entrance from the South Ferry on Shelter Island Thursday in anticipation of the Banshee Troop arrival.



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