Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–July 19, 2011. The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation New Dawn.
Sgt. Mark A. Cofield, 25, of Colorado Springs, Colo., died July 17 in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident. He was assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.