10 Apr '15, 12pm

DOD identifies soldier killed in insider attack in Afghanistan

Spc. John M. Dawson, 22, was killed by small-arms fire while he was on an escort mission in Jalalabad, according to the Defense Department. Courtesy Department of Defense Related Fort Campbell soldier killed in Afghanistan Spc. John M. Dawson, 22, of Whitinsville, Mass., died Wednesday in Jalalabad of wounds suffered when he was attacked by small arms fire, the 101st Airborne Division said. Afghan suicide attack caps off bloody week A spokesman for the Resolute Support mission said no foreign troops were harmed in the blast. 5 aid workers killed after being abducted in Afghanistan Bombings, including attack on US troops, kills 13 Afghans US counts on arming, training foreign forces despite years of failure A Whitinsville, Mass. soldier killed in Afghanistan Wednesday joined the Army and volunteered to be a combat medic because he wanted to "serve and be useful," his family...

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