Kampschroer retires from military
Tuesday, April 02, 2013 5:31 AM
Corey Kampschroer, the son of Betty Jean (Allen) Brevig-Schmidt of Wykoff and Jerry Kampschroer of Spring Grove, recently retired from the Army after 22 and half years.
He was with the 82nd Airborne 20 of those years with four tours overseas - Korea, Iraq and twice in Afghanistan.
He also went to New Orleans to help after hurricane Katrina as well as after hurricanes Andrew and Floyd. He left the 82nd Airborne and transferred to Special Operations Command, training soldiers the last two years.
Near the end of June, Kampschroer and his 13-year-old daughter, Vivian, are moving to the Spring Grove area where he was raised.