Jacksonville, Illinois soldier killed in Afghanistan - KMOV.com

Jacksonville, Illinois soldier killed in Afghanistan

(KMOV.com) -- A soldier from Jacksonville, Illinois has been killed in Afghanistan.

Sgt. Andrew R. Tobin, 24, died Wednesday, August 24th in Kandahar province, Afghanistan after his unit was attacked. He died of wounds suffered from small arms fire.

Sgt. Tobin was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.

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