Fort Riley A 25-year-old solider with the 1st Infantry Division based at Fort Riley has died from wounds suffered in an enemy attack in Iraq.
The Wichita Eagle reports that First Lt. Dustin Vincent, of Mesquite, Texas, was on his first deployment. He joined the Army in 2009 as an artillery officer.
The Army said Friday that Vincent was killed by small-arms fire in northern Iraq’s Kirkuk Province during a patrol Thursday.
No other casualties were reported from the incident.