Houston soldier killed in Iraq

February 27, 2008 11:36:00 AM PST
Another soldier from Texas has been killed in Iraq. The Defense Department today announced the death of 23-year-old Specialist Orlando A. Perez of Houston.

DOD says Perez died Sunday in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered from small arms fire.

Perez was assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment at Vilseck, Germany.

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