Fort Richardson soldier killed in Iraq

The Department of Defense today announced the death of another Fort Richardson soldier serving in Iraq. 27-year old 1st Lieutenant Thomas M. Martin of Ward, Arkansas, died yesterday of wounds suffered when his unit was attacked by small arms fire during combat operations. Martin was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 40th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, based out of Fort Richardson.

Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage