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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 120-12
February 18, 2012

DOD Identifies Army Casualty

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

            Sgt. Jerry D. Reed II, 30, of Russellville, Ark., died Feb. 16, in Paktika province, Afghanistan. 

            Reed was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 172nd Separate Infantry Brigade, Grafenwoehr, Germany.     

            For more information related to this release, the media may contact U.S. Army Europe Public Affairs at ocpa.pi@eur.army.mil .