Washington, D.C.–(ENEWSPF)–March 2, 2011. The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Spc. Rudolph R. Hizon 22, of Los Angeles, Calif., died Feb. 28, in Logar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Polk, La.