Fort Campbell soldier killed in Afghanistan

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) – A Fort Campbell soldier has died in Afghanistan.

The Defense Department says 22-year-old Spc. Jonathan A. Pilgeram of Great Falls, Mont., died Thursday in Konar province from wounds he suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with small-arms fire.

Pilgeram was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division.

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