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Fort Bragg soldier dies in Afghanistan

Posted November 9, 2010 6:55 p.m. EST

Sgt. Jason J. McCluskey, 26, of McAlester, Okla., a member of the 27th Engineer Battalion, 20th Engineer Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps, from Fort Bragg, died Nov. 4 in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Tuesday.

McCluskey was wounded when insurgents attacked his unit with small arms fire.