Minnesota woman among six Americans killed in Afghan attack
One of six U.S. service members killed in Afghanistan by a suicide bomb attack Monday was from Minnesota. Those mourning her Tuesday said she was the first openly gay American woman killed in combat.
Air Force Maj. Adrianna M. Vorderbruggen’s hometown was listed as Plymouth, according to military records. She had been living near Washington, D.C., with her wife and their 4-year-old son.