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Pfc. Cameron K. Payne, Killed Jun. 11, 2007

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

Pfc. Cameron K. Payne, 22, was killed when the vehicle he was traveling in struck an improvised explosive device June 11 in Baghdad, Iraq.

Payne was an infantryman assigned to 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division. His home of record is Corona, Calif.

He entered the Army in November 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, 105 Fort Riley Soldiers have been killed while serving in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.