The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
They died July 22 of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their unit in
Pul-E Alam, Afghanistan, with an improvised explosive device. They were
assigned to the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade
Combat Team, Caserma Ederle, Italy.
Spc. Justin L. Horsley, 21, of Palm Bay, Fla., and
Pfc. Brenden N. Salazar, 20, of Chuluota, Fla.
For more information the media may contact the U.S. Army Europe
Public Affairs in Heidelberg, Germany, at 011491622716685.