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Alabama Soldier Killed In Iraq

The Department of Defense announced on Friday that a Birmingham soldier was killed in a Baghdad explosion this week.

Staff Sargeant William J. Brooks died Tuesday while conducting a security mission. The Army says an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle. The 30-old Brooks was a member of the First Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment, Third Infantry Division out of Fort Stewart, Georgia.

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