DOD Releases ID of Soldier Killed In Afghanistan After Gunfire Fight With Enemy Forces
By Space Coast Daily // November 26, 2018
Sgt. Leandro A.S. Jasso, 25, died Saturday
AFGHANISTAN – The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel.
Sgt. Leandro A.S. Jasso, 25, from Leavenworth, Washington, died Nov. 24, 2018, in Garmsir District, Helmand Province, Afghanistan, as a result of wounds sustained while engaging enemy forces in Khash Rod District, Nimruz Province, Afghanistan.
The incident is under investigation.
Jasso was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.
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