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Fort Campbell Soldier Killed In Iraq

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) - A Fort Campbell soldier has died in a rocket attack in Iraq.

The Defense Department says 26-year-old Spc. David P. McCormick of Fresno, Texas, died Monday in Baghdad of wounds suffered when his forward operating base came under attack.

McCormick was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 75th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division.

He entered the Army in September 2004 and arrived at Fort Campbell in January 2005.

He is survived by mother, Anna, of Bay City, Texas.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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