19 Aug. 2009
PR# 2009-620

U.S. Service Member Dies in Southern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan –An international security force member died from non-battle-related injuries in southern Afghanistan today.

A U.S. Press Officer, Captain Jon Stock, confirmed the service member was from the United States. 

     “We extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of this Soldier,” said Col. Wayne Shanks, an ISAF spokesman.

     The incident is currently under investigation.

Contact Information ISAF Public Affairs Office
Tel: +93 (0)799 51 1155 - Mobile: 0093 (0) 799 55 8291 pressoffice@hq.isaf.nato.int - www.nato.int/isaf/