California soldier killed by IED in support of Operation Enduring Freedom
POSTED: Monday, November 12, 2012 - 8:10pm
UPDATED: Monday, November 12, 2012 - 8:12pm
Washington D.C. — The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Kenneth W. Bennett, 26, of Glendora, Calif., died Nov. 10, in Sperwan Gar, Afghanistan, from injuries sustained when he encountered an improvised explosive device during combat operations.
He was assigned to the 53rd Ordnance Company (EOD), 3rd Ordnance Battalion (EOD), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.