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The Department of Defense has released the identity of the latest casualty of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
The soldier, from Fort Carson's 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment is 30-year-old Staff Sergeant Andrew Pokorny. He was killed on June 13 in Al Asad, Iraq.
Pokorny was on the way back from patrol when his armored personnel carrier rolled.