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Flags Fly At Half-Staff For Colorado Soldier Killed In Iraq

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has ordered flags flown at half-staff after the death of a Colorado soldier based at Fort Campbell.

Spc. Benjamin K. Brosh of Colorado Springs died in Iraq Friday from injuries he suffered when an improvised bomb struck his vehicle.

The 22-year-old Brosh died at Forward Operating Base Anaconda in Balad. The explosion was in Paliwoda.

He joined the Army in April 2006 and was assigned to Fort Campbell in December 2006.

He is survived by his father, James Brosh of Biloxi, Miss., and his mother, Barbara Brosh of Colorado Springs.

Funeral arrangements are pending.


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