Oklahoma soldier’s body returns to Lawton

Staff Sgt. Travis M. Tompkins, of Lawton, OK, died last week in Afghanistan.

BY BRYAN DEAN Published: March 24, 2011
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LAWTON — The body of a Lawton soldier who was killed in Afghanistan returned home Wednesday.

Staff Sgt. Travis M. Tompkins, 31, died last week after his unit was attacked by insurgents with a rocket-propelled grenade.

Tompkins’...

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