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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 1047-10
November 13, 2010

DoD Identifies Army Casualty

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

                Cpl. Shawn D. Fannin, 32, of Wheelersburg, Ohio, died Nov. 12 in Mazar-e Sharif, Afghanistan in a non-combat related incident. He was assigned to the 404th Aviation Support Battalion, 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas. 

                For more information on this soldier, media may contact the Fort Hood public affairs office at 254-287-2506.