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Published: Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 12:01 a.m.

JBLM soldier killed in Afghan insider attack

  • An Army carry team carries the transfer case containing the remains of Army Spc. Joshua J. Strickland of Woodstock Ga., upon arrival Monday at Dover A...

    Jose Luis Magana / Associated Press

    An Army carry team carries the transfer case containing the remains of Army Spc. Joshua J. Strickland of Woodstock Ga., upon arrival Monday at Dover Air Force Base, Del.

JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD -- The Department of Defense says a Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier was one of the three American soldiers killed Saturday in Afghanistan.
They were shot by an Afghan wearing a security forces uniform.
They were identified Tuesday as 23-year-old Spc. Joshua J. Strickland of Woodstock, Ga., assigned to 1st Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group, Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Also, 32-year-old Staff Sgt. Liam J. Nevins of Denver, Colo., assigned to 5th Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group, Watkins, Colo., and 30-year-old Staff Sgt. Timothy R. McGill of Ramsey, N.J., assigned to 2nd Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group, Middletown, R.I.
Story tags » Afghanistan WarArmy

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