The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Sgt. Andrew J. Creighton, 23, of Laurel, Del., died July 4 in Oruzgan province, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained on July 1 while conducting combat operations in Oruzgan province. He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.
For more information related to this release, the media may contact the U.S. Army Special Operations Command public affairs office at 910-432-6005 or 910-689-6187.