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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: NR-098-13
December 28, 2013

DOD Identifies Air Force Casualty

DOD Identifies Air Force Casualty

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

Capt. David I. Lyon, 28, of Sandpoint, Idaho, died Dec. 27, 2013, from wounds suffered when his vehicle was attacked with an improvised explosive device in Kabul, Afghanistan.

He was assigned to the 21st Logistics Readiness Squadron, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.

For more information, media may contact the 21st Space Wing Public Affairs Office during duty hours at 719-556-5185 and after duty hours at 719-556-4555.