The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Pfc. Christian J. Chandler, 20, of Trenton, Texas, died April 28 in Baraki Barak District, Logar province, Afghanistan, when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire.
He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light), Fort Drum, New York.
For more information, media may contact the Fort Drum public affairs office at 315-772-8286.