Army Sergeant From Texas Dies After Attack In Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (May 3, 2013)—Army Staff Sgt. Michael H. Simpson, 30, of San Antonio died Wednesday in Landstuhl, Germany, of wounds he received when insurgents attacked his unit on April 27 in Arian, Afghanistan, with homemade bomb, the military said Friday.

Simpson was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.