Army MSG Peter A. McKenna Jr, 35, of Bristol, Rhode Island. Died August 8, 2015, supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel. Assigned to 1st Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. Died of wounds inflicted when hit by enemy small arms fire during an enemy attack in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Pawtucket, Rhode Island Rhode Island is where the American diner got started. In fact, Modern Diner in Pawtucket, RI, is the most famous of all the futuristic, railway-car diners. The breakfast at Modern Diner is what keeps patrons coming back for more. From fruit-filled waffles to lobster Benedict, there is a breakfast for every taste. Although Modern Diner shut down for seven years starting in 1978, the diner was repurchased at auction and restored to its former glory.