DOD Identifies Army Casualty, June 13, 2011

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

Capt. Michael W. Newton, 30, of Newport News, Va.,died June 11 at Faryab province, Afghanistan,of injuries suffered in a non-combat related incident. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 84th Field Artillery Regiment, 170th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Baumholder, Germany.