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Bragg soldier killed in Afghanistan

Posted May 25, 2015

— A Fort Bragg soldier was among the latest fallen servicemen to be honored on Memorial Day.

Sgt. 1st Class Pablo A. Ruiz, 37, of Melbourne, Fla., died Sunday in Bagram, Afghanistan, from a non-combat related incident, according to the Department of Defense.

No details of the incident were released.

Ruiz was assigned to Group Support Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group.


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