Region 8 Hero
Pvt. David Hampton
Private Second Class David Hampton is with the 1st Battalion, 41st Infantry of the Army's 1st Armor Division.
He is normally stationed at Fort Riley, Kansas. Hampton is now serving as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He is a 2000 graduate of Marmaduke High School, and is married to the former Shelly Priest.
He is the son of Kenneth and Glenda Hampton of Marmaduke.
"We are so proud of what he is doing, and we pray every day that all the soldiers make it home safe."