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Old 9 July 2018, 11:21
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DoD Identifies Army Casualty

Just received this email from DOD

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

Cpl. Joseph Maciel of South Gate, California, died July 7, 2018, in Tarin Kowt District, Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan from wounds sustained during an apparent insider attack. The incident is under investigation.

Maciel was assigned to 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Benning, Georgia. Task Force 1-28 Infantry is currently deployed in support of the 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade.

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Old 9 July 2018, 11:32
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Old 9 July 2018, 11:34
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Old 9 July 2018, 11:59
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Old 9 July 2018, 12:19
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I am tired of hearing about good men dying in that shithole.
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Old 9 July 2018, 12:35
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^^^ Right there with you, RemTech

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Old 9 July 2018, 12:45
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RIP Cpl. Maciel. Thank you for your service. Prayers to family and friends.
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Old 9 July 2018, 12:47
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Old 9 July 2018, 13:03
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Old 9 July 2018, 13:42
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Rock of the Marne CPL. May you rest in peace.
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Old 9 July 2018, 13:48
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Old 9 July 2018, 14:15
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Rest In Peace, Cpl. Maciel and thank you for your service!
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Old 9 July 2018, 14:17
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Old 9 July 2018, 15:02
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Old 9 July 2018, 19:10
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Old 9 July 2018, 20:26
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Old 9 July 2018, 20:31
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Old 9 July 2018, 20:37
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I am tired of hearing about good men dying in that shithole.
+1. I'm not even sure anymore why we're there.
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