(SHENANDOAH) A soldier from Shenandoah was killed in action in Afghanistan.
The family of 19-year-old Brandon Buttry told the Council Bluffs Nonpareil that they were informed of the incident today (Monday). Buttry enlisted in the Army on January 10th and completed basic training at Fort Benning, Georgia in May. He was stationed at Fort Lewis, Washington as a member of the 123rd Infantry. Buttry was deployed to Afghanistan in August.
The details on the death have not been officially announced by the military at this time.