The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Sgt. Brian J. Pedro, 27, of
, died Oct. 2 in Rosamond, Calif. , of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with small arms fire and rocket-propelled grenades. He was assigned to the 2nd Engineer Battalion, Pol-e-Khumri, Afghanistan White Sands Missile Range, N.M.
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