Army Staff Sergeant from Simi Valley Killed in Combat

Armed ForcesAfghanistanEglin Air Force Base

WASHINGTON - The Department of Defense on Sunday announced the death of a soldier from Simi Valley who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Staff Sgt. Andrew T. Britton-Mihalo, 25, of Simi Valley, died April 25, in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained from small arms fire.

He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group, out of Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.

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