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Two Bragg soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Posted February 1, 2011 9:41 a.m. EST
Updated February 1, 2011 5:49 p.m. EST

— Two Fort Bragg soldiers died Sunday in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense said Tuesday.

Spc. Joshua R. Campbell, 22, of Bennett, Colo., and Spc. Shawn A. Muhr, 26, of Coon Rapids, Iowa, died in Helmand province of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device, officials said.

Campbell and Muhr were assigned to the 264th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 82nd Sustainment Brigade.