Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–April 26, 2012. The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Spc. Manuel J. Vasquez, 22, of West Sacramento, Calif., died April 24 in Paktika province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 172nd Infantry Brigade, Grafenwoehr, Germany.