DOD Identifies Army Casualties Killed in Action In Afghanistan

Categories: Department of Defense, Department of the Army, 1st Infantry Division, Afghanistan, Operation Enduring Freedom, Killed in Action, 28th Infantry Regiment

.> DOD Identifies Army Casualties
> The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. >
> Killed were:
> Sgt. Channing B. Hicks, 24, of Greer, S.C., and >
> Spc. Joseph A. Richardson, 23, of Booneville, Ark. >
> They died Nov. 16, in Paktika province, Afghanistan, from injuries suffered when enemy forces attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device and small arms fire. They were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan. “No Mission To Difficult, No Sacrafice To Great,” Duty First. May They Rest In Peace.