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DOD Identifies Second Army Casualty, September 26, 2011


Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–September 26, 2011.  The Department of Defense announced today the death of a second soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Spc. Francisco J. Briseno-Alvarez Jr., 27, of Oklahoma City, Okla., died Sept. 25 in Laghman province, Afghanistan, of injuries suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 179th Infantry Regiment, 45th Brigade Combat Team, Stillwater, Okla.

Source: defense.gov


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