U-S Senate Resolution Honors Missouri Marine Injured In Afghanistan Evacuation


(Missourinet) The U-S Senate has passed a resolution honoring Marine Captain Samuel Farmer of Missouri and the Marines and Sailors he commanded as part of First Platoon, for their actions during the U-S withdrawal from Afghanistan in 2021.

The sponsor- Senator Josh Hawley of Missouri spoke about Farmer in the Senate.

Hawley says he wanted to officially recognize the platoon – for history.

Farmer was injured in the terrorist attack on the evacuees—but did not leave his post.