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Fort Bragg soldier killed in Afghanistan

Posted June 28, 2010

— A Fort Bragg soldier was killed in Afghanistan last week, the Department of Defense announced Monday.

Staff Sgt. Edwardo Loredo, 34, of Houston, Texas, died Thursday at Jelewar after insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device, officials said. 

Loredo was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg.


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  • Moabit Jul 2, 2010

    Spirit warrior woman! Do you have nothing else to say other than awwww, praying for them? you left that comment on another story as well. Looking for recognition or just plain bored? Awwwww!

  • Faceman Jun 29, 2010

    RIP Edwardo..you served your country..We are proud of you!!

  • Adelinthe Jun 29, 2010

    Awww, praying for his loved ones and colleagues.

    RIP Brave Warrior RIP

    God bless.


  • gep6438 Jun 29, 2010

    RIP Hero...

  • garnertoy Jun 29, 2010

    Thanks for protcting our country peace to his family and friends.

  • sssh.. whisper Jun 29, 2010

    A hero so true.. Thank you for your kind services, your bravery, and your protection. Thank you for protecting not just our country but all of it's people as well. Continue to watch your brothers and sisters in uniform from above. RIP soldier. May you always be remembered and never forgotten.