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Jul 23, 2013

Release Number: 1307-02

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Fort Drum Public Affairs

10th Mountain Division Soldier killed in Afghanistan

Press Release

Release Nr: 1307-02

July 23, 2013

Fort Drum Public Affairs

 

10th Mountain Division Soldier killed in Afghanistan

 

Fort Drum, NY - A 10th Mountain Division Soldier with the 10th Brigade Support Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team died Monday July 22 in Landstuhl, Germany, of a non-combat related incident that occurred in Andar, Afghanistan. The incident is under investigation.

 

Killed is Sergeant Anthony R. Maddox, age 22 of Port Arthur, Texas. He was a petroleum supply specialist.

 

Maddox joined the Army in January 2011. After training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri and Fort Lee, Virginia he arrived at Fort Drum in July 2011. Maddox deployed with his unit to Afghanistan in January 2013.  

 

Maddox's awards and decorations include the Army Achievement Medal, the Afghanistan Campaign Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Army Service Ribbon, the NATO Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Combat Action Badge.

 

Maddox is survived by his father, mother and stepfather.

 



For further information regarding this release contact Fort Drum Public Affairs at 315-772-8286 or email Julie.a.cupernall.civ@mail.mil.

 


 



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