PRESS RELEASE: PSYOP Soldier dies after IED blast

By USASOC News ServiceAugust 17, 2009

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (USASOC News Service, Aug. 17, 2009) - A U.S. Army Psychological Operations Soldier was killed Aug. 16 of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle in Herat Province, Afghanistan. Cpl. Nicholas Roush, 22, was fatally wounded when he encountered an IED in the course of conducting a routine patrol. He was a Psychological Operations specialist assigned to 1st Psychological Operations Battalion (Airborne), 4th Psychological Operations Group (Airborne) out of Fort Bragg, N.C. Roush is survived by his mother Donna Roush, father Robert Roush and brother Robert Roush III of Middleville, Mich.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT BRAGG, N.C. (USASOC News Service, Aug. 17, 2009) - A U.S. Army Psychological Operations Soldier was killed Aug. 16 of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle in Herat Province, Afghanistan. Cpl. Nicholas Roush, 22, was fatally wounded when he encountered an IED in the course of conducting a routine patrol. He was a Psychological Operations specialist assigned to 1st Psychological Operations Battalion (Airborne), 4th Psychological Operations Group (Airborne) out of Fort Bragg, N.C. Roush is survived by his mother Donna Roush, father Robert Roush and brother Robert Roush III of Middleville, Mich. (Photo Credit: USASOC News Service) VIEW ORIGINAL