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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 290-11
April 09, 2011

DOD Identifies Army Casualty

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

            Sgt. Keith T. Buzinski, 26, of Daytona Beach, Fla., died April 7 in Logar province, Afghanistan of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire.  He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.

            For more information, contact the Fort Drum public affairs office at 315-772-8286.

            UPDATE:  April 11, 2011 -- Spc. Buzinski was posthumously promoted to sergeant.