DOD Identifies Army Casualty, October 9, 2011

 Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–October 9, 2011.  The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. 

Spc. Ricardo Cerros Jr., 24, of Salinas, Calif., died Oct. 8 in Logar Province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using small arms fire.  He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.