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JBLM-based soldier killed in Afghanistan

Dec. 11, 2012 - 08:19PM   |   Last Updated: Dec. 11, 2012 - 08:19PM  |  
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A soldier based at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., died Dec. 10 when his unit was attacked with an improvised explosive device in Kandahar, Afghanistan, the Pentagon announced Tuesday.

Staff Sgt. Wesley R. Williams, 25, of New Carlisle, Ohio, was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, under control of the 7th Infantry Division.

No further information was immediately available.

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