BGSU alumni, student casualties of Afghan attack

BOWLING GREEN, O.—A Bowling Green State University alumnus was killed, another was injured, and a former student was also injured in the April 4 suicide bombing in Afghanistan.

  • Sgt. 1st Class Shawn T. Hannon was killed. Hannon graduated in 1991 with a bachelor's degree in political science.
  • First Lt. Christopher Rosebrock, a 2008 graduate of the College of Business, was wounded.
  • Specialist Austin Weigle, a former student from Bryan, Ohio, was also injured. Weigle, a freshman, was enrolled at BGSU last fall studying pre-nursing when he was called to active duty.

The University community is saddened by this news.



(Posted April 09, 2012 )

Updated: 12/02/2017 12:58AM