Donations are pouring in for the widow and unborn child of a U.S. Marine from Wyoming killed in a bombing in Afghanistan
ライリー・マッカラム, 20, was among 13 service members killed by a suicide bomb attack Thursday at the Kabul airport. They were providing security as the airport was overwhelmed with people trying to leave the country amid the U.S. withdrawal and タリバン 買収.
McCollum was from Bondurant and expecting his first child in three weeks, 彼の家族によると.
ほとんど $487,000 had been raised through two online fundraising campaigns, one for the child’s future education costs and one for McCollum’s widow, as of Sunday.
McCollum was on his first deployment and manning a checkpoint at the airport when the attack happened, the Casper Star-Tribune reported.
McCollum attended ジャクソン Hole High School and competed as a wrestler. He graduated in 2019 from Summit Innovations School in Jackson.