A base that had been named for a fallen Wisconsin soldier has been turned over to the Iraqis.
And it has been renamed.
Todd Olson of Loyal was 36 when he died in Iraq.
A roadside bomb injured him on Dec. 26, 2004, near Samarra. He died the next day.
According to a National Guard press release dated today:
Olson was a staff sergeant at the time of his death. He had four children, coached youth football and served on a local school board.