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US Marines Humiliated By Airport TSA Goons
From Craig Roberts
While escorting the body of SGT Mills, Lea R. from Dover AFB to the final resting place in Gulfport, MS, SGT Stock, CPL Bigalk, CPL Schadeburg were stopped by Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the Philadelphia International Airport and taken into small rooms set aside for searches. They were forced to remove their blue dress uniform blouses, belts, and shoes. The security personnel scanned all the items and also patted down the Marines. TSA also took SGT Stock's shoes out to the X-ray machine and then didn't return them; he was instead required to find them himself.
All the Marines said they felt humiliated by this treatment. The Marines had orders
in hand that tasked them to serve as Official Casualty Escorts. SGT Stock was carrying SGT Mills personnel effects, and CPL Schsdeburg was carrying the flag from SGT Mills' casket. These items were in hand and in plain view.....more