US Army Staff Sgt. Rex Schad was one of the US service personnel killed on Monday 11th March by an Afghan policeman in Wardak province.
His grandfather, Mr. Harold Whipple told news reporters that two Chaplains and an Army Sergeant visited the family on Monday afternoon with the bad news.
25-year-old Sgt. Schad had been in Afghanistan since November. This was his second tour of duty to the country.
More information to follow.