The Department of Defense says Specialist Michael J.-Smith of Media, Pennsylvania died Tuesday when a rocket-propelled grenade hit his military vehicle in Ar Ramadi.
Smith was a member of the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry, 2nd Infantry Division, which is moving its headquarters from Korea to Fort Carson.
Troops are expected to arrive at Fort Carson this summer after finishing their tour in Iraq.
Further details about Smith's death have not yet been released.
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