Specialist Austin James Sampson; Photo Courtesy: Fort Hood
WARSAW, NY - Family and friends will gather today to say goodbye to 25-year-old Army Specialist Austin Sampson this week.
Specialist Sampson, who is from Wyoming County, died at a hospital in Texas January 4th.
Sampson was one of three men shot outside a convenience store in Killeen, Texas January 3rd.
According to the Robinson and Hackemer Funeral Home in Warsaw, Sampson was a graduate of the Letchworth Central School Class of 2006, and served in Operation Iraqi Freedom from 2007 to 2009 and Operation New Dawn from 2010 to 2011.