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DOD Identifies Army Casualties

                 The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of four soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

                 They died July 24, at Qalat, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked their military vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

                 Killed were:

                 Staff Sgt. Conrad A. Mora, 24, of San Diego, Calif.

                 Sgt. Daniel Lim, 23, of Cypress, Calif.          

                 Spc. Joseph A. Bauer, 27, of Cincinnati, Ohio.

                 Spc. Andrew L. Hand, 25, of Enterprise, Ala.

                 They were assigned to 5th Battalion, 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, 17th Fires Brigade, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

                                UPDATE:  July 28, 2010 – Pfc. Hand was posthumously promoted to Specialist.

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