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Fort Bragg soldier killed in Afghanistan

Posted February 9, 2011

— A Fort Bragg soldier was killed this week in Afghanistan, U.S. Department of Defense officials said Wednesday. 

Sgt. Patrick R. Carroll, 25, of Norwalk, Ohio, died Monday in the Kandahar province, from wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.

Carroll was assigned to the 319th Military Intelligence Battalion, 525th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps.


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  • Married2aMSGontheworstpost Feb 9, 2011

    Thoughts and prayers go out to his family and his fellow brothers. Like Bill said true heroes they are!

  • Billfisher Feb 9, 2011

    Pay attention folks. These Guys are the real heros! Thank you for your service Sgt. Carroll. Godspeed.