Fort Bragg-based soldier killed in Afghanistan

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by Associated Press

WCNC.com

Posted on February 13, 2014 at 9:20 PM

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) -- Military officials say a soldier from Kentucky has been killed in Afghanistan.
 
The Department of Defense said Thursday that 27-year-old Spc. Christopher A. Landis of Independence, Ky., died Feb. 10, on Bagram Airfield from wounds received when the enemy attacked his dismounted patrol with a rocket propelled grenade in Kapisa Province. 
 
Landis was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group at Fort Bragg.
 
No further details of his death were available.

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