Friday, September 19, 2014
U.S. Casualties Named
The Department of Defense announced the names of the two Americans killed in a recent SBVIED attack near Massoud Circle in Kabul on September 16, 2014. MAJ Michael J. Donahue, 41, of Columbus, Ohio was assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Stephen Byus, 39, of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, was a member of the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime in Columbus, Ohio. He was working as a supply specialist and assigned to Combined Security Transition Command Afghanistan while deployed. In addition, a Polish NCO was killed in the attack. Read the DoD news release.