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DOD Identifies Army Casualty, April 13, 2011


Washington, D.C.–(ENEWSPF)–April 13, 2011.  The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Pvt. Brandon T. Pickering, 21, of Fort Thomas, Ky., died April 10 in Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire and a rocket propelled grenade in Wardak province, Afghanistan, April 8. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Polk, La.

Source: defense.gov

 


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