The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Spc. Manuel J. Vasquez, 22, of West Sacramento, Calif., died April 24 in Paktika province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 172nd Infantry Brigade, Grafenwoehr, Germany.
- Grafenwöhr soldier killed in Afghanistan (stripes.com)
- Fallen But Not Forgotten – Sgt. William R. Wilson III, of Getzville, N.Y., died March 26 in Paktika province, Afghanistan, of wounds from small arms fire by Local Afghan Police (thecommunicatorwv.wordpress.com)
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- Roadside bomb kills 3 U.S. troops in Afghanistan (channel6newsonline.com)
- Fallen But Not Forgotten – Spc. Dennis P. Weichel Jr., 29, of Providence, R.I., died March 22 in Laghman province, Afghanistan (thecommunicatorwv.wordpress.com)
- RIP SGT Matthew A. Harmon, SPC Joseph A. VanDreumel (waronterrornews.typepad.com)
- This Week: In Memoriam (crooksandliars.com)
- Fallen But Not Forgotten – Spc. James E. Dutton, 25, of Checotah, Okla., died March 31, in Logar province, Afghanistan. (thecommunicatorwv.wordpress.com)
- RIP SGT William R. Wilson III (waronterrornews.typepad.com)
- R.I.P. – Spc. Sterling W. Wyatt (sgt-jim.blogspot.com)
- RIP SPC Jonathan Batista (waronterrornews.typepad.com)