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DoD Identifies Marine Casualty/Sgt. Jerome Bell, 29 of Auburn NY
Heroes: Sgt. Josh Harris, Capt. Bruce Hays, Lt. Mohsin Naqvi, Sgt. Jason Vazquez

DoD Identifies Army Casualty/Sgt. Brandon W. Farley, of Haworth, Okla

Link: DefenseLink News Release:

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.             Staff Sgt. Brandon W. Farley, 30, of Haworth, Okla., died Sept. 18 at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained Sept. 17 when his mounted patrol was attacked by enemy forces using small arms and rocket-propelled grenades in Able Monti, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.