They died May 27, in Chak-E Warkdak District, Afghanistan, when their unit was attacked by enemy forces. The soldiers were assigned to the 125th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss Texas.
Spc. KEDITH L. JACOBS, 21, of Denver, Colo, and
Pfc. LEROY DERONDE III, 22, Jersey City, New Jersey.
For more information related to this release, media may contact the 1st Armored Division public affairs office at 915-744-8406 or 915-203-3769.
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