.

JBLM Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

The Department of Defense reports Saturday that Staff Sgt. Alexander G. Povilaitis died May 31 in Kandahar province.

A Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier died this week in the Kandahar province in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced today.

Staff Sgt. Alexander G. Povilaitis, 47, of Dawsonville, Ga., died May 31 of wounds sustained from a roadside bomb.

Povilaitis was assigned to 14th Engineer Battalion, 555th Engineer Brigade, Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »