DOD Identifies Army Casualty, August 9, 2012

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–August 9, 2012.  The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Spc. Ethan J. Martin, 22, of Lewiston, Idaho, died Aug. 7 in Koragay, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when he encountered enemy small-arms fire.

Martin was assigned to 1st Squadron, 40th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska.

Source: defense.gov