The U.S. military has reported the deaths of a Florida soldier and Marine in separate incidents.
The Department of Defense reported Monday that Pfc. Donald W. Vincent, 26, of Gainesville, died July 25 in Helmand province,
Afghanistan. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment,
2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune,
Officials also reported that Spc. Justin D. Coleman, 21, of Spring Hill, was killed July 24 in Nuristan province, Afghanistan, when enemy forces attacked his unit using small arms and rocket-propelled grenades. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, New York.