Army Private From Texas Dies In Attack In Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (April 30, 2014) Pfc. Christian J. Chandler, 20, of Trenton, died Monday in an enemy attack in Afghanistan, the military said Wednesday.

Chandler’s unit came under small arms fire in Baraki Barak District, Logar province, Afghanistan, but no further details were provided.

He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light), based at Fort Drum, New York.