The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Staff Sgt. Mark C. Wells, 31, of
, died March 5 in San Jose, Calif. Helmand province, , of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 45th Sustainment Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, Schofield Barracks, Afghanistan . Hawaii
For more information, the media may contact the 8th Theater Sustainment Command public affairs office at 808-438-0944.