POSTED: Monday, October 15, 2012 - 5:48pm
UPDATED: Monday, October 15, 2012 - 5:48pm
Washington D.C. — The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Spc. Brittany B. Gordon, 24, of St. Petersburg, Fla., died Oct. 13, in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked her unit with an improvised explosive device. She was assigned to the 572 Military Intelligence Company, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.