- Sep 18, 2010
http://www.soc.mil/uns/Releases/2012/July/120723-03.htmlFORT BRAGG, N.C. (USASOC News Service, July 23, 2012) – A U.S. Special Forces Soldier was killed in an insurgent attack while on patrol in Ghazni Province, Afghanistan.
Staff Sgt. Brandon Robert Pepper, 31, was assigned to Company B, 4th Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne) headquartered at Fort Bragg, N.C. He was a Special Forces communications sergeant.
This was Pepper’s first deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom-Afghanistan. In 2003, he deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Pepper is survived by his spouse, brother and parents.
Rest in peace, brother.