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A Special Forces soldier based at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., died of injuries sustained in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Sunday.
Sgt. 1st Class James F. Grissom, 31, of Hayward, Calif., died March 21 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany, of wounds suffered from small arms fire March 18 in Paktika province.
He was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne).
More information was not immediately available.