Kenosha soldier killed in Iraq

March 22, 2010 8:25:06 PM PDT
A soldier from Kenosha, Wisconsin has been killed in Iraq.

Specialist Robert Rieckhoff died Thursday in Baghdad.

According to the Department of Defense, enemy forces attacked his unit with rocket-propelled grenade fire.

Specialist Rieckhoff was 26 years old. He is survived by two children, his mother and grandmother.

Rieckhoff's family says they're comforted that he died doing something he believed in.


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