The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Sgt. Jason T. Smith, 28, of
, died Nov. 19 while conducting combat operations in Colorado Springs, Colo. Helmand province, . He was assigned to the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Branch, Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Marine Corps Bases Japan, Afghanistan . Iwakuni, Japan
For additional background information on this Marine, news media representatives may contact the MCAS Iwakuni public affairs office at 011-81-0827-79-5551 or e-mail them at firstname.lastname@example.org.