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Fort Bragg soldier killed in Afghanistan

Posted December 22, 2009
Updated December 23, 2009

— A Fort Bragg-based soldier died in an attack in Afghanistan last Friday, the military announced Tuesday.

Sgt. Albert D. Ware, 27, died when enemy forces attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device in the Arghandab River Valley.

Ware, a native of Chicago, Ill., was assigned to the 782nd Combat Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division.


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  • msgtlen Dec 22, 2009

    A very good point, I concur with what you said. If youare going to find send a lot of troops, don't go half stepping.

    A VN Vet

  • CaLmDoWnItStHeInTaAaAaArAaAarNeT Dec 22, 2009

    We can expect to read articles like this very often with our nobel peace prize winning president, maybe the people who voted for him should have read the fine print before checking that straight ticket box