This week the Department of Defense announced the death of a Kentucky Soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.
The non-combat death is under investigation. There has been no mention of foul play.
Pfc. Joshua A. Gray, 21, listed Van Lear, Kentucky as his home town of record. He died Feb. 10, 2014, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.
Pfc. Gray’s death brings to 2,170 the number of troop losses in Afghanistan since the global War on Terror began.
He was assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.
More information is available to media sources on Pfc. Gray, including previous deployments, marital status, and commendations by contacting the Fort Drum public affairs office at 315-772-8286.
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