Report: Fort Drum Soldier Dies After Attack In Afghanistan

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A Kingston, New York newspaper reports that a Fort Drum soldier died over the weekend following an attack In Afghanistan.

The Daily Freeman identifies the soldier as 24 year old Sergeant Shawn Farrell.

Relatives said he died in Germany from injuries suffered in Afghanistan where his Army unit was ambushed.

Family members said Farrell was shot twice Sunday in the surprise attack,

The U.S. Department of Defense has not made any official announcement about Farrell.

See the report

Thursday, December 8, 2016
, Watertown, NY

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