Tributes & Vigils Category: US Army
Name: Army Spc. Daniel F. Mehringer
From: Morgantown, W.Va.
Assigned to Division Special Troops Battalion, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.
Incident: Army Spc. Daniel F. Mehringer died April 27 in Bagram, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained in a non-combat-related incident. His death is under investigation.
W.Va. soldier, 3 others die in Iraq, Afghanistan
The Associated Press
FORT BRAGG, N.C. — A West Virginia soldier based at Fort Bragg, N.C., died last week in Afghanistan. the military said April 30.
Spc. Daniel F. Mehringer, 20, of Morgantown, W.Va., died in a non-combat incident April 27 at Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan. Mehringer was assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division’s Special Troops Battalion out of Fort Bragg. His death is under investigation, the military said.
He was one of two soldiers based at Fort Bragg who died last week in Afghanistan. The military said two Camp Lejeune, N.C.-based Marines were killed in Iraq.
Mehringer, who joined the Army in September 2004, had been with the 82nd Airborne Division…