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Pfc. Andre Craig Jr., Killed Jun. 25, 2007

By Unknown | Media Relations Office, Public Affairs | April 25, 2009

Pfc. Andre Craig Jr., 24, died of wounds sustained from an improvised explosive device June 25 in Baghdad, Iraq.

Craig was an infantryman assigned to 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division. His home of record is New Haven, Conn.

He entered the Army in October 2005 and began serving with the 1st Inf. Div. in March 2006. This was his first deployment in support of the Global War on Terrorism.

To date, 113 Fort Riley Soldiers have been killed while serving in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom.