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Rhiannon12866 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-17-11 05:51 AM
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3. Here's the story about his death from local media:
It includes a video and a slideshow. So young and so sad... ;(

David Hickman Of Greensboro Was Killed While Serving In Iraq

Greensboro, NC -- A Greensboro family is mourning the loss of their son who was killed in Iraq. Friends are also dealing with the news.

Family members say 23-year-old David Hickman was killed Monday while serving in U.S. Army operations in Iraq.

Late Wednesday, the US Department of Defense (DOD) confirmed that Spc. David E. Hickman died in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered after encountering an improvised explosive device (IED). DOD said he was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, out of Fort Bragg, NC.

Friends have planned a vigil for Hickman at his former high school in Greensboro. The candlelight vigil is schedule for Sunday, November 19 at Northeast High's football stadium. Candles will be provided.
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