Fort Bliss soldier from Florida has died

Fort Bliss soldier from Florida has died
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 4:48pm

FLORIDA- A Fort Bliss soldier from Florida has died in a military hospital in Germany from gunshot wounds suffered in an attack in Afghanistan.


A Defense Department statement issued Wednesday says Pvt. Jalfred D. Vaquerano of Apopka, Fla., died Tuesday in Landstuhl, Germany. The Pentagon says he was wounded by enemy small-arms fire
while deployed in Logar province of eastern Afghanistan.


The 20-year-old soldier was assigned to 1st Battalion, 41st Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division from Fort Bliss, Texas.
 

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