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3rd ID soldier killed promoted posthumously

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Staff Sgt. Job Reigoux (Source: Fort Stewart Public Affairs Office) Staff Sgt. Job Reigoux (Source: Fort Stewart Public Affairs Office)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A 3rd Infantry Division soldier who was killed in Afghanistan has been posthumously promoted to staff sergeant.

Staff Sgt. Job Reigoux was also awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart medals. Reigoux died Saturday of wounds he received in an insurgent attack. The 30-year-old from Austin, TX, was assigned to the 3rd Battalion 69th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team. 

This was his third deployment.

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