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.)


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  • by The Dude Location: Lex on Feb 19, 2009 at 06:19 AM
    As a retired veteran, my heart goes out to his family and God Bless his soul. To those of you who keep saying we aren't doing anything militarily in Afghanistan, here's your proof allbeit a very sad proof.

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