One EOD Soldier Pulls Grenade From Man’s Leg
Staff Sgt. David Mensink became an explosive ordnance disposal technician to help “directly defeat our current enemy’s weapon of choice.”
That doesn’t cover removing a g renade from the thigh of a man outside a Birmingham, Alabama, hospital.
That’s where Mensink was on Oct. 11, escorted by police to a cordoned-off street and the ambulance containing the patient and the explosive.
The man, who was not identified, told authorities he’d been tinkering with the ordnance at ...Continue Reading →