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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 260-11
March 31, 2011

DOD Identifies Army Casualties

            The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of three soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.  They died March 29 of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their unit with small arms fire in Konar province, Afghanistan. 

            Killed were:

            Sgt. 1st Class Ofren Arrechaga, 28, of Hialeah, Fla.;

            Staff Sgt. Frank E. Adamski III, 26, of Moosup, Conn.; and

            Spc. Jameson L. Lindskog, 23, of Pleasanton, Calif.

            They were assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

            For more information, media should contact the Fort Campbell public affairs office at 931-561-0131 or 270-798-9966.