Three Bragg soldiers dead in bombing

September 18, 2009 7:37:29 AM PDT
The pentagon says three Special Forces soldiers stationed at Fort Bragg died in Afghanistan Tuesday when their vehicle was struck by a roadside bomb.The Army says it was Sgt. First Class Bradley Bohle's 2nd tour of duty in Afghanistan. Sergeant 1st class Shawn McCloskey was on his third deployment. Staff Sergeant Joshua Mills was on his first combat deployment.

The pentagon says 760 American troops have died in Afghanistan since the 2001 invasion.

A Special Forces spokesman says a memorial service for the three soldiers is being planned at Fort Bragg.

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