08 Jul '18, 10pm

Pentagon identifies soldier killed in apparent insider attack in Afghanistan

The Pentagon on Sunday released the name of the soldier killed in an apparent insider attack in Afghanistan. Cpl. Joseph Maciel, 20, died Saturday in Tarin Kowt district in Afghanistan ’s Uruzgan province. Two other soldiers were wounded in the attack, which is under investigation. Maciel, of South Gate, California, was an infantryman assigned to 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment , 3rd Infantry Division, at Fort Benning , Georgia. The soldiers from Task Force 1-28 Infantry are deployed in support of the 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade , a specialized unit of Army advisers who are deployed to train, advise and assist Afghan forces. The soldiers are supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel. Maciel served in the Army for two years, and Fort Benning was his first assignment, according to information released by the 3rd Infantry Division. He had been deployed to Afghan...

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