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Release No: 397-10
May 15, 2010

DOD Identifies Army Casualty

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

                Sgt. Denis D. Kisseloff, 45, of Saint Charles, Mo., died May 14 at Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using rocket propelled grenade and small arms fires.  He was assigned to the 1141st Engineer Company, Kansas City, Mo.

                For more information related to this release, the media may contact the Missouri National Guard public affairs office at 573-638-9846.

UPDATE:  This soldier has received a posthumous promotion to Sgt.

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