Thursday, February 17, 2011
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation New Dawn.
Spc. Lashawn D. Evans, 24, of
, died Feb. 15 in Columbia, S.C. province, Baghdad , in a non-combat related incident. He was assigned to the 1st Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment, Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Iraq Fort Riley, Kan.
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