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DoD identifies Green Beret killed while fighting ISIS in Afghanistan | ArmyTimes
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DoD identifies Green Beret killed while fighting ISIS in Afghanistan | ArmyTimes

A Special Forces soldier killed Saturday in Afghanistan has been identified as Staff Sgt. Mark De Alencar, according to a Defense Department release on Monday.

De Alencar, 37, died of injuries from enemy small arms fire while his unit was conducting counter-ISIS operations in Nangarhar Province, according to the release.

De Alencar’s remains are scheduled to arrive at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, on Monday evening, according to a release from Air Force Mortuary Affairs Operations.

Source: DoD identifies Green Beret killed while fighting ISIS in Afghanistan