The Canadian Press

2008-01-24 | Afghan-Canada-Death

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Hundreds of troops gave Sapper Etienne Gonthier a corporal's salute at a ramp ceremony at Kandahar Airfield. Canadian Press reporter Stephanie Levitz said the 21-year-old combat engineer was killed January 23rd in a roadside bombing.

Date: 2008-01-24
Placeline: Kandahar, Afghanistan
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 37 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << his comments called him jelly bean and hundreds of the mind the tarmac a cantar airfield this morning to bid farewell to corporal at check on Jay he died Wednesday for the blast of an improvised explosive device during a road celebrating his life the military chaplain called on the twenty one year old friend family too strong in the face of their motion don't you did not die the victim he said but as a the combat and based about particle back as the seventy eight soldiers to be killed in Afghanistan the Canadian press Kandahar >>

Clip ID: 20080124CNCP01