The remains of one of two missing Fort Hood soldiers have been identified, according to a family member.
“It was a missing soldier. My missing soldier Greg Wedel,” his mother, Kim Wedel wrote in an email Saturday to ABC13.
Police said skeletal remains were found Friday in a field several miles from Fort Hood, after a tip to Army criminal investigators. Army officials have not yet confirmed the identity.
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Cause of Death.
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The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
3)” I hate losing hope but 6 mos of no word, no leads, no info makes it very difficult. Please help me out by continuing to look for & watch for him or listen for any info about him while in Texas. I miss him & want him home. Happy birthday baby boy. I love you to the moon…”
— Catherine (@realGngrbrdgrl) June 20, 2020
remains were found. it was not the body of vanessa guillen.
the remains were of soldier greg wedel-morales. he had been missing for nearly a year.
— l i b a r b a r i a n (@ramblgy) June 20, 2020
there are two soldiers who have been missing from Fort Hood, TX, where i live. one, vanessa guillen. vanessa went missing in April of this year. the other, greg wedel who’s been missing since august 2018. the families are begging for answers & exposure pic.twitter.com/nboyHX9BnE
— k👑 (@KaleeNicolee10) June 5, 2020