The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. They died Dec. 8 in
province, Balkh , of wounds suffered when an insurgent attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device. Afghanistan
Sgt. James A. Ayube, II, 25, of
Spc. Kelly J. Mixon, 23, of
The soldiers were assigned to the 3rd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment,
. Vilseck, Germany
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