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Fort Bragg soldier dies in Afghanistan

Posted August 12, 2010

— A Fort Bragg soldier was killed in Afghanistan on Thursday, according to the U.S. Department of Defense.

Sgt. Christopher N. Karch, 23, died from wounds he suffered in an insurgent attack in Arghandab Valley.

Karch was part of the 508th Parachute Infantry Regimen.


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  • just my2cents Aug 13, 2010

    Godspeed to our hero. May God bless and comfort the family as they grieve.

  • Eduardo1 Aug 13, 2010

    RIP brave hero! No family information but my heart goes out to them

    Another young life snuffed in the OBAMA folly!

    Just to take some care of the 13th century poppy growers and rock farmers.

    Anyone who believes that this is making OUR cur country more secure, I have a bridhe in Brooklyn to sell you

    This is one of the changes Obama promised us.

    from an INDEPENDENT who will be making an effort for changes in November 2010 & 2012 CLEAN UP WASHINGTON both parties