The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
They died Sept. 24 of wounds suffered while traveling between Ghanzi and
, when their military vehicle was attacked with an improvised explosive device. They were assigned to the 17th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 3rd Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, U.S. Army, Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan Alaska, . Fort Richardson, Alaska
Pfc. William B. Dawson, 20, of Tunica, Miss.
Pfc. Jaysine P. S. Petree, 19, of Yigo,
For more information, the media may contact the U.S. Army
public affairs office at 907-384-1542 or 907-384-2072. Alaska