FORT CAMPELL, Ky. (AP) - Three Fort Campbell soldiers were killed over the weekend when a suicide bomber detonated a vest bomb
in southern Afghanistan.
The military said those killed during the attack in Kandahar province on Saturday were 27-year-old Staff Sgt. Juan L. Rivadeneira of Davie, Fla.; 20-year-old Cpl. Jacob R. Carver of Freeman, Mo.; and 20-year-old Spc. Jacob C. Carroll of Clemmons, N.C.
All three soldiers were assigned to Company B, 2nd Battalion,
502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne
Rivadeneira had been in the Army for seven years and is survived
by his wife, mother and son.
Carver had been in the Army for two years and is survived by his
mother and father.
Carroll had been in the Army for nearly two years and is survived by his mother and father.