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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 920-09
November 23, 2009

DoD Identifies Army Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.  They died Nov. 19 in Zabul province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when a suicide car-bomber attacked their unit.  They were assigned to the 782d Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Killed were:

 

Staff Sgt. John J. Cleaver, 36, of Marysville, Wash.; and

 

Sgt. Daniel A. Frazier, 25, of Saint Joseph, Mich.

 

For more information the media may contact the 82nd Airborne Division public affairs office at (910) 432-0661.

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