Kentucky Local News, Weather, Sports | Lexington, KY | WKYT

Kentucky-Based Soldier Killed In Afghanistan


FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) - A Fort Campbell soldier has died in
Afghanistan after his unit came under rocket attack.
The military says 35-year-old Sgt. 1st Class Raymond J. Munden
died Monday at Forward Operating Base Tillman in Paktika Province.
He was an infantryman assigned to B Company, 2nd Battalion,
506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne
Division.
He joined the Army in August 1991 and arrived at Fort Campbell
in January 2002.
Munden, whose hometown is listed as Mesquite, Texas, is survived
by his wife, Kelly, and daughters Sydney and Kailey of Depew, N.Y.;
sons Gaven and Garrett of Copenhagen, N.Y.; his father, Ralph, of
Richland, Mo.; and mother, Billie Clark, of Mesquite.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 39824947 - wkyt.com/a?a=39824947
Gray Television, Inc.