Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–August 28, 2011. The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Spc. Michael C. Roberts, 23, of Watauga, Texas, died Aug. 27 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of injuries suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 561st Military Police Company, 716th Military Police Battalion, 101st Sustainment Brigade, Fort Campbell, Ky.