The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Pfc. Daniel A. Fuentes, 19, of Levittown, N.Y., died April 6 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when in improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan.
For further information on this soldier, contact the Fort Riley public affairs office at (785) 239-3410.