Soldier from Northumberland County killed in Afghanistan

A soldier from Northumberland County died after he was struck by enemy fire in Afghanistan.

Staff Sgt. Thomas A. Baysore, Jr., 31, of Milton, died Thursday  in Paktya Province, Afghanistan, from wounds suffered when enemy forces
attacked his unit with small arms fire during combat operations, the Defense Department said.

Baysore was assigned to 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s