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Immediate Release

DoD Identifies Army Casualty

Sept. 5, 2014

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

Spc. Brian K. Arsenault, 28, of Northborough, Massachusetts, died Sept. 4, in Ghazni, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when his unit was engaged by enemy small-arms fire.

Arsenault was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

For more information related to this release, the media may contact 82nd Airborne Division public affairs by telephone at 910-432-0661 or after duty hours at 910-309-3827 or 910-587-0278.