Friday, February 21, 2014
Arkansas National Guard member suspended over spoof casket photo
By Max Brantley
on Fri, Feb 21, 2014 at 11:53 AM
has announced that a member of the Arkansas Guar
d has been suspended for taking part in a joke photograph featuring an empty flag-draped casket. The photo, posted on social media, was taken at a training course at Camp Robinson in North Little Rock.
Citing an ongoing investigation and concern for the safety of the soldier, the Guard member's name wasn't released. Adjutant General William D. Wofford termed the incident, in which Guard members from a number of states participated, was "deplorable."
The Arkansas National Guard