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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 330-11
April 21, 2011

DOD Identifies Army Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

            Sgt. Sonny J. Moses, 22, of Koror, Palau, died April 18 in Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany, of wounds suffered as a result of a grenade attack at Forward Operating Base Gamberi, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, April 16.  He was assigned to the 101st Special Troops Battalion, 101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Ky.

            For more information, media may contact the Fort Campbell public affairs office at 931-561-0131.

            UPDATE:  April 22, 2011 -- Spc. Moses was posthumously promoted to sergeant.

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