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Bragg soldier dies after IED explosion

Posted July 14, 2010

— A Fort Bragg soldier died Tuesday from wounds suffered last week in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Wednesday.

Spc. Christopher J. Moon, 20, of Tucson, Ariz., died at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany, of wounds suffered on July 6 when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device in Arghandab, Afghanistan.

Moon was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division.


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  • Adelinthe Jul 14, 2010

    Awww, praying for his loved ones.

    RIP Valiant Warrior, RIP!!!

    God bless.


  • u stand corrected Jul 14, 2010

    God bless you Soldier... Guard Heaven now.

  • gep6438 Jul 14, 2010

    RIP Hero...

  • travissrt Jul 14, 2010

    Rest in peace young warrior!
    Si vis pacem, parabellum!!