The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Spc. Ronnie J. Pallares, 19, of
, died Oct. 23 in Andar district, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. , of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 27th Engineer Battalion, Ghazni, Afghanistan Fort Bragg, N.C.
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public affairs office at 910-396-5600. Fort Bragg