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DoD identifies Special Forces soldier killed in Afghanistan

DoD identifies Special Forces soldier killed in Afghanistan

The Defense Department identified the soldier killed Tuesday in Afghanistan.Staff Sgt. Matthew McClintock, 30, died from wounds suffered when the enemy attacked his unit with small arms fire, according to the DoD announcement released late Wednesday.The incident is under investigation.McClintock, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, was assigned to 1st Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group, in Buckley, Washington.

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