HAAF Ranger killed in Afghanistan

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Department of Defense announced Wednesday the death of a ranger based out of Hunter Army Airfield.

Staff Sgt. Kevin M. Pape, 30, of Fort Wayne, Ind., died Nov. 16 in Konar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using small arms fire, according to the DOD.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, at Hunter Army Airfield.

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