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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 529-10
June 24, 2010

DOD Identifies Army Casualties

                The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

                They died June 21 at Lar Sholtan Village, Afghanistan, from wounds suffered when a suicide bomber attacked their unit.  They were assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

                Killed were:

                Pfc. David T. Miller, 19, of Wilton, N.Y.

                Sgt. Andrew R. Looney, 22, of Owasso, Okla.

                For more information, the media may contact the Fort Campbell public affairs office at 270-798-3025.

                UPDATE:  June 28, 2010, Spc. Looney was posthumously promoted to Sergeant.

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