Ft. Bragg Soldier Dies In Iraq

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The military says a paratrooper from Fort Bragg's 82nd Airborne Division has died of a non-combat injury.

The Department of Defense says 26-year-old Second Lieutenant
Stuart Liles, of Raeford, died Tuesday in Bagram, Afghanistan.
Liles was a platoon leader for the 122nd Aviation Support
Battalion.

Defense officials say his death is under investigation.

Liles earned a liberal arts degree at the University of Central
Arkansas and arrived at the 82nd Airborne in January this year.
Liles is survived by his wife, Aubre, and his daughter, Aurora. His
mother, Kristin Liles, is from Hot Springs, Arkansas.




 
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