2 WI Soldier Deaths

By: NBC 15
By: NBC 15

Two more Wisconsin soldiers have lost their lives in Iraq. One soldier from Oshkosh and one from Fond du Lac.

Captain Benjamin Jansky of Oshkosh died Wednesday when his military vehicle was accidentally hit by another truck. The 28-year-old soldier was assigned to the Army Reserve's 983rd Engineering Batallion out of Ohio.

Also, 22-year-old Specialist John Tollefson of Fond du Lac was killed yesterday in an explosion in Baghdad. Tollefson was a 2001 graduate of Goodrich High School.

So far, 42 Wisconsin service members have lost their lives in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.


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