The Department of Defense says a soldier from Georgia has died
of injuries sustained in a noncombat incident in Afghanistan.
The Pentagon says the soldier, 19-year-old Pvt. Colman J.
Meadows III of Senoia, Ga., died on Tuesday at Forward Operating
Base Ramrod. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry
Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
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