DOD Identifies Army Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of four soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
They died June 18, in Bagram, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their unit with indirect fire.
- Sgt. Justin R. Johnson, 25, of Hobe Sound, Fla, assigned to the 10th Transportation Battalion, 7th Sustainment Brigade, Fort Eustis, Va.,
- Spc. Ember M. Alt, 21, of Beech Island, S.C.,
- Spc. Robert W. Ellis, 21, of Kennewick, Wash., and
- Spc. William R. Moody, 30, of Burleson, Texas, all assigned to 68th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 43rd Sustainment Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.
For more information on Sgt. Johnson, media may contact Joint-Base Langley-Eustis public affairs at 757-878-4920, or after normal business hours at 757-878-5050.
For more information on Spc. Moody, Spc. Alt, or Spc. Ellis, media may contact the Fort Carson public affairs office at 719-526-4143/7525, or after hours at 719-526-5500.
- DOD announces deaths of three Fort Carson soldiers (krdo.com)
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- American Heroes: Four Soldiers Die June 18 from Indirect Fire in Bagram, Afghanistan | cnbnews (gloucestercitynews.net)
- Sgt. Justin R. Johnson, 25, Spc. Ember M. Alt, 21, Spc. Robert W. Ellis, 21, Spc. William R. Moody, 30 (goodsoldiersorg.wordpress.com)
- Three Fort Carson soldiers killed in Afghanistan attack (stripes.com)
- Wash. soldier, 21, killed in Afghanistan (kgw.com)
- 3 Fort Carson Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan (kktv.com)
- SC soldier killed in Afghan attack joined Army in May 2011 (stripes.com)
- Soldier from Beech Island killed in Afghanistan (chronicle.augusta.com)