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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 640-13
September 06, 2013

DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty

           The Department of Defense announced today the death of an airman who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

           Staff Sgt. Todd J. Lobraico Jr., 22, of New Fairfield, Conn., died Sept. 5, 2013, from wounds sustained when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire near Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 105th Security Forces Squadron at Stewart Air National Guard Base, N.Y.

           For more information media may contact the New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs Public Affairs Office at 518-786-4581.