Skip to main content
  1. Life
  2. Neighborhoods
  3. Community Issues

Crossville, Tenn. Special Forces Soldier killed in Afghanistan

See also

This morning, January, 16, 2014, the Pentagon announced the death of a Crossville, Tenn., Soldier who was killed while supporting combat operations in Afghanistan.

Sgt. Daniel T. Lee, 28, died Jan. 15, in Parwan Province, Afghanistan, from wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire.

Sgt. Lee was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, N.C.

There was no information regarding other Soldiers who might have been injured in the firefight.

Crossville is located in Middle Tennessee.

The death of Sgt. Lee brings to 2,165, the number of U.S. troops who have died in the fight in Afghanistan, fighting the Global War on Terror.

More information on Sgt. Lee, including previous deployments, marital status, and commendations, is available to media sources by contacting the U.S. Army Special Forces Command public affairs office during duty hours at 910-908-3947 or after duty hours at 910-689-6187.

The National Military Examiner publishes military-related and law enforcement content on this site and more here on Facebook. Subscribing is free and anonymous!

Please email me at susyraybon@bellsouth.net if you find errors with content information or spelling. Thanks for reading and thanks for supporting the troops.

Advertisement

Life

  • ESPYS party
    Athletes and celebrities hit the red carpet at Body at the ESPYS party
    Today's Buzz
  • Using metalic paint
    Metallic paint can be used to refinish furniture or to create the illusion of a larger space
    Camera
    5 Photos
  • Gardening
    Have you ever started a garden and found a lone tomato straggler in with the strawberries?
    Camera
    7 Photos
  • Adopt a shelter cat
    Ten great reasons to adopt a shelter cat: Just ask Willie Nelson's family
    Camera
    9 Photos
  • Chikungunya virus
    Health news: Chikungunya virus has hit a man in Florida
    Camera
    5 Photos
  • Oaks Spa
    Just keep moving is theme at Oaks at Ojai, California’s primo budget spa
    Camera
    6 Photos