October 14, 2011

Staff Sgt. Nathan L. Wyrick

DOD Identifies Army Casualty

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Staff Sgt. Nathan L. Wyrick, 34, of Enumclaw, Wash., died Oct. 10 in Kandahar province. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.

For more information the media may contact the 10th Mountain Division public affairs office at 315-772-8286 or their web site, www.drum.army.mil .

UPDATE: Oct. 13, 2011 -- Sgt. Wyrick was posthumously promoted to staff sergeant.

1 comment:

Drifter Dave said...

The Patriot Guard Riders will be standing in honor of SSG SSG Nathan L. Wyrick at both the Church Service and at Tahoma National Cemetery on October 22. Riders and cages (cars) that support our cause are welcome to join us.

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