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Second active-duty soldier, 15th service member dies from coronavirus

Second active-duty soldier, 15th service member dies from coronavirus
An active-duty soldier in Virginia is the 15th service member to die from the coronavirus, the Pentagon announced Wednesday, almost a month after another soldier in Germany died from the disease.

Her military awards include the Army Commendation Medal (three awards), Army Achievement Medal (five awards), Army Good Conduct Medal (six awards), the Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (two awards), and the Combat Action Badge.Second active-duty soldier, 15th service member dies from coronavirus Stars and Stripes is making stories on the coronavirus pandemic available free of charge.WASHINGTON — An active-duty soldier in Virginia is the 15th service member to die from the coronavirus, the Pentagon announced Wednesday, almost a month after another soldier in Germany died from the disease.Stars and Stripes is making stories on the coronavirus pandemic available free of charge.

The United States has had more than 21 million cases of the coronavirus and 358,107 people in the country have died from the disease as of Wednesday, according to Johns Hopkins University.Please support our journalism with a subscription.

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