Highly-decorated soldier named as motorcycle accident victim near Fort Hood

FORT HOOD, Texas – Officials have named a Fort Hood soldier who died from injuries sustained after a motorcycle accident on June 5.

Antino Glass, 34, was driving to his on-post home when he struck livestock near mile marker 6 on East Range Road. He was pronounced dead at 10:10 p.m.

Glass, whose home of record is listed as New Orleans, entered the U.S. Army May 16, 2002, as a Petroleum Supply Specialist. He had been assigned to 2nd Battalion, 291st Infantry Regiment, Fort Hood since Oct. 28, 2015.

Glass deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom from August 2003 to September 2004, and November 2006 to November 2007 and Operation Enduring Freedom from March 2010 to January 2011.

Glass’s awards and decorations include:

Purple Heart Medal, 5 Army Commendation Medals, 2 Army Achievement Medals, 4 Army Good Conduct Medals, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal with campaign star, Iraq Campaign Medal with 2 campaign stars, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, four Overseas Service Ribbons, North Atlantic Treaty Organization Medal, Combat Action Badge, and Driver’s Badge with Wheeled Vehicle.