Department Of Defense

Soldier From Fontana Dies Of Injuries Suffered In AfghanistanThe Department of Defense has announced that a soldier stationed in Texas has died from wounds suffered in a noncombat incident in Afghanistan.
Camp Pendleton-Based Marine Killed In AfghanistanThe Department of Defense on Saturday announced the death of a Camp Pendleton-based Marine in Afghanistan.
22-Year-Old Soldier From Murrieta Among 2 Killed In AfghanistanA 22-year-old man from Poway was one of two soldiers killed in Afghanistan this week, it was announced Saturday.
Indictment: Army Command Sergeant Major Claimed Purple Hearts, Bronze Star To Get $57K In Veterans BenefitsProsecutors say an active-duty command sergeant major in the U.S. Army lied about his combat record and claimed to receive two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star for valor in order get disability, medical and educational benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
24-Year-Old Marine From Harbor City Killed In AfghanistanA local Marine has been killed in combat in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Saturday.