By An Angel’s Kiss, SGT Christopher P Soderlund


Kissed by an Angel, Where Violins are the Angels

and the Cello Sings Harmony


SGT Christopher P Soderlund, 23, of Pineville, LA

died 9 July, in Logar Province, Afghanistan  from smalls arms and RPG attack

He was of  2nd Bn,  30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division

Stand Down, Sergeant

Rest in Peace



Give me, my God, what you still have;

give me what no one asks for.
I do not ask for wealth, nor success,
nor even health.

People ask you so often, God, for all that,
that you cannot have any left.
Give me, my God, what you still have.
Give me what people refuse to accept from you.
I want insecurity and disquietude;
I want turmoil and brawl.

And if you should give them to me,

my God, once and for all,
let me be sure to have them always,
for I will not always
have the courage to ask for them.

Corporal Zirnheld
Special Air Service

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Lady Penguin
July 14, 2011 8:17 am

You gave your life so that others may live in freedom. We should not forget your sacrifice.

July 14, 2011 11:36 pm

Sgt Soderlund. Words can’t express our gratefulness for your sacrifice. God will grant you peace, and for your family as well. #SOT